vCSA warning: The /storage/xxx filesystem is low on disk space or inodes

Problem

The webinterface of the VMware vCenter Server Appliance shows the following warning message:

The /storage/xxx filesystem is low on disk space or inodes

Solution

  1. Check the free space of the vCSA using SSH and the command df –h.
  2. See VMware KB article for explanation about which VMDK is used for corresponding mount points.
  3. Increase the disk size of the corresponding VMDK file.
  4. Restart your vCSA or run the following commands using SSH:
    shell.set --enabled true
    vpxd_servicecfg storage lvm autogrow

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