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    Which files be safely removed on the Voyager server to clear disk space?

    • Product: Voyager
    • Product Version: All
    • Relevant for Installation Type: select the relevant: Dedicated-Direct,Direct,Local,Total Care


    Which files can be safely deleted from the Voyager server in order to gain additional disk space.


    Clearing unnecessary files from the Voyager server, especially when disk usage exceeds 80% will help prevent a number of down system scenarios. 

    The following directories may contain files which can be safely deleted from the Voyager server: 


    Always use caution when deleting any files and be sure of backups
    Contact Voyager Support if uncertain which files may be removed


    • /m1/incoming/ - Remove any tar.gz files and any directories named V### with a version older than the current version and any files ending in older than the current version. 
    • /m1/incoming/dbe/ - Remove any unneeded .dmp files 
    • /m1/incoming/v###/UTILITY - All contents of this directory may be removed. 
    • /m1/upgrade/ - Remove files and directories that are more than 30 days old 
    • /m1/incoming/regen/ - Remove all subdirectories for old regens except for the most recent subdirectory. 
    • /m1/voyager/utility/200#.#.#/xxxdb - Remove files from old regens that were not deleted. 
    • /m1/voyager/tmp - Remove large, and old files especially import files from webadmin. 
    • /m1/voyager/clients - Remove directories from older versions 
    • /m1/voyager/xxxdb/tmp - Remove any old/unnecessary reports and files. 
    • /m1/voyager/xxxdb/dump - Remove old/unneeded FPC backup files 
    • /m1/voyager/xxxdb/log - Remove old/unneeded log files 
    • /m1/voyager/xxxdb/rpt - Remove old/unneeded files. Archive/remove,,, and delete.item if very large. 
    • /m1/voyager/xxxdb/gdc - Remove old/unneeded marc, id, and log files from previous runs of GDC. (Preferred method is to delete from GDC client application) 
    • /m1/voyager/xxxdb/local - Remove any patron load files and/or bulk import files, no longer needed. 
    • /m1/voyager/xxxdb/local - Remove any patron load files and/or bulk import files, no longer needed. 
    • /m1/voyager/xxxdb/primo/Publishing/bundled - Remove files older than 90 days

    Additional Information

    Contact Voyager support with any questions before deleting files, and be sure that backups are in place.


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