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Which Types of Logs and Files Occupy RDS DB Instance Storage Space?

The following types of logs and files occupy storage space:

DB Engine

File Type

MySQL

Log files: database undo-log, redo-log, and binlog files

Data files: database content files and index files

Other files: ibdata, ib_logfile0, and temporary files

PostgreSQL

Log files: database error log and transaction log files

Data files: database content, index, replication slot data, transaction status data, and database configuration files

Other files: temporary files

Microsoft SQL Server

Log files: database error log, transaction log, and trace files

Data files: database content files