InfluxDB Consumed Available Drive Space

A friend of mine and myself run some Grafana instances to monitor various things vi Telegraf. John was having some storage space issues on his machine and noticed that in our default installations, we had never set the data retention policies beyond default which keeps them forever!

Below is John Mora’s write-up of addressing the issue, Thank you sir!

I have used the process as documented and unsurprisingly it fixed my problem as well.