<datameer-install-path>/cache folder is becoming too large

Problem

Disk usage is abnormally high, with <datameer-install-path>/cache folder continuing to increase in size. Further investigation leads to <datameer-install-path>/cache/dfscache still holding expired items. 

Solution

Short term

There are two potential fixes, depending on the Datameer version, both involving purging the dfsCache.

In version 4.3 or greater, use evict expired elements from cache. To evict old elements in cache via /dev tools

In versions prior to 4.3:

Long Term

Related articles

If this is a consistent issue, request more details to parameters to adjust under reference DAP-20043 and the discussion of a long term solution under DAP-20085.