VMware vCenter Appliance (VCSA) root Partition Full
What a mess! VCSA cannot be updated anymore or is stuck because of a full root Partition.
Luckily there are straightforward procedures to investigate what files are filling the root partition and how to get rid of them.
- ISO staging of the update fails
- vCSA update fails at step #/#
- some vCSA services cannot be started
Filesystem checkLog into your VCSA console, enable the shell and open the shell.
- shell.set –enabled true
- df -h
Ignore the Use % number in the screenshot above, as the partition has been cleaned up already. But any number higher than 95% will stop your update procedure.
Read the entire article here, vCenter Appliance (VCSA) root Partition full – opvizor
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