I've been developing w/ Xamarin on OSX for a few weeks now and I'm constantly running out of disk space on a 256 gig ssd with pretty much no other apps installed. I ran Daisy Disk and it's indicating there's a folder called ".android" taking up 143 gigs of space! I can't find this folder (hidden I assume) and I need that space back, at least part of it. Can anyone:
I am assuming it is loaded full of
Android System Images:
>cd ~/.android/avd foobar:avd sushi$ ls -l total 24 drwxr-xr-x 9 sushi staff 306 Aug 7 07:30 api22.avd -rw-r--r-- 1 sushi staff 105 Aug 6 17:56 api22.ini drwxr-xr-x 8 sushi staff 272 Aug 6 17:47 api23.avd -rw-r--r-- 1 sushi staff 105 Aug 6 17:33 api23.ini drwxr-xr-x 8 sushi staff 272 Aug 6 16:10 foo.avd -rw-r--r-- 1 sushi staff 101 Aug 2 04:26 foo.ini
XXX.avd directory will contain a copy of the Qemu system image for the Android device, snapshots of the runtime image, etc...
Open up your Android Virtual Device (AVD) Manager and remove all the unneeded virtual devices that you have created: