Getting "disk quota exceeded" issue in OpenShift

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  • Getting "disk quota exceeded" issue in OpenShift Online

  • When we ssh to the application and check the disk usage it shows, there are many large files inside :

  • There are large server logs and JBoss tmp,data directories are consuming heap space.

  • Cleaning Git history on Openshift gears.

  • How to clean git history on Openshift.
  • How to reduce the size / clear history on the gear git repository?
  • Cleaning and Maintaining Gears Local git Repo
  • Is there any tools and procedures to reduce the git repository size on the gear, e.g. trim the history


  • OpenShift Online
  • OpenShift Enterprise
    • 1.1
    • 1.2
  • git
  • JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (EAP)
    • 6.1

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