The restore worked, and I made it to work on time (it's gonna be a loooong day).
Originally Posted by homerjsimpson
The problem was weird - I had 2.3 GB free before the update; after, 2 GB, of yellow "other" appeared, leaving me 323 MB of free space. If I played with backup or media sync settings, free space would jump up to the original 2.3 GB, though the yellow memory indicator bar remained full, and that free space would just disappear again.
I get the sense this is a less common bug? I don't see too many complaints about this circulating...