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Docker Service failed to start - Garbage Collection Failed

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I restarted my server today, and after it booted back up the Docker service will not start.


The docker service is reporting 100% memory usage on the dashboard. 




I downloaded the diagnostic logs and I can see the following error message from docker.txt log


time="2021-08-28T18:53:25.369834801+12:00" level=error msg="garbage collection failed" error="write /var/lib/docker/containerd/daemon/io.containerd.metadata.v1.bolt/meta.db: no space left on device"
panic: runtime error: invalid memory address or nil pointer dereference
[signal SIGSEGV: segmentation violation code=0x1 addr=0x10 pc=0x9e7605]


Which I suspect is what is causing the docker service to start.


What should I try to resolve this?

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