Yesterday evening, I started seeing frequent crashes from
cloudphotosd. Foolishly, I decided to restart my Macbook. That was when my nightmare began. I couldn't boot up, not normally, and not with safe mode either. The only thing left to do was to restart in single user mode. After fighting with
fsck-hfs for a long time, the only conclusive message I got was that I didn't have enough disk space to rebuild the catalog B-tree and the disk can't be repaired. I tried deleting large amounts of data to free up space and still it complains about lack of disk space. Same thing when I booted in recovery mode and run Disk Utility.
The next morning, I went to grab a DiskWarrior thumbdrive, booted in recovery mode and ran DiskWarrior. It was fast and it was good and most importantly, it fixed what
Now I'm back. Thank you DiskWarrior!
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