Disk Space Runs Out and /var/lib/mysql/navigator Uses Excessive Space - For Example 349GB of the 500GB

(Doc ID 2151072.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 4.3.0 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

The symptom is that disk space is running out.  It is found that one file, /var/lib/mysql/navigator, takes up most of the space.  That file, /var/lib/mysql/navigator, is found to be using 349GB of the total 500GB.

It is observed that /var/lib/mysql/navigator is full of events like:

 

Cause

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