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"No space left on device" after a bunch of builds #35
So, apparently, on a macOS High Sierra 10.13.5 system with an APFS drive, doing a bunch of these builds, possibly in combination with using
I tried to create a new VM in vmWare Fusion, and it gave me a "low disk space" error. At that point, my system started misbehaving.
I tried to empty the Trash by right-clicking on the Trash icon in the dock, and it brought up an "Emptying the Trash..." dialog that hung. I just get a spinning beach ball when I move my cursor over it.
Finder is hung; spinning beach ball there.
I deleted all my saved Time Machine local snapshots, and that didn't help anything.
I ran Disk Utility by doing a
Under the Show Details, it said:
"No space left on device". I'm seeing a recurring theme here.
I'm out of ideas, except to reboot and hope APFS's equivalent of
To try to prevent this in the future, remove our use of
Yeah: I'm just guessing that
I've also added a recommendation about excluding the
It's not the DMG that's running out of room, it's my actual system hard drive. :(