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How to Clean Your Disk for Free Space

If you do iOS, Android and React Native development on your Mac, chances are you are easily using up your 256GB of storage space with various caches.

  • ~/.yarn and ~/Library/Caches/Yarn — Yarn cache
  • ~/.gradle — Gradle cache
  • ~/.m2 — Maven cache
  • ~/.cocoapods and ~/Library/Caches/CocoaPods — CocoaPods cache
  • ~/.nvm — Node Version Manager cache
  • ~/.android — Android cache
  • ~/Library/Caches/Homebrew/downloads — Homebrew cache
  • ~/Library/Developer/Xcode — Xcode cache
  • ~/Library/Developer/CoreSimulator — iOS Simulator cache
  • android/app/build — Just rebuild the Android app when needed
  • pod install in your project’s iOS directory
  • .gradlew build in your project’s Android



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