We have concluded our investigation into the issue and found that the issue is specific to few versions of MacOS 10.14.×.
As a part of our investigation we had reached out to many of you, where many of you have confirmed that the issue gets resolved after upgrading to MacOS 10.14.5.
If you are NOT using MacOS 10.14.5 and still facing this issue, please upgrade your MacOs to 10.14.5 version.
In case you continue to face the same issue after the upgrade, you may reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For any other problem related to packaging workflows please create a new thread.
We are closing this thread for now.
Thank you for your patience all this while.
An error occurred while saving the commentLindsay Kristel commented
I have been having issue packaging since upgrading as well. Whether on server or just on desktop even small files take over 1/2 hour to package. This is unacceptable as one of the main features of InDesign is to package everything up. Is this going to be resolved anytime soon??