How to not run out of MySQL disk space

If you're running out of disk space in your GpsGate On-site installation, consider the following options:

  • How to not run out of disk space (this guide contains tips such as delete log files, disable IIS logging, and enable GpsGate Cleanup.)
  • Extend the MySQL database over multiple disks. Add a new disk and use this guide to extend the database to the new disk. Read more about this here.
  • Move the database dataset to a new drive/disk. Read more about this here.


Using a powerful monitoring tool such as PA Server Monitor Ultra. It can be set up to alert you over email when the disk space is low. Read more about this tool here.

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