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Old 05-09-2012, 02:01 AM   #1
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Exclamation Not able to resize the lvm

Hi everyone,

I am having redhat server and i am adding a new storage to it.....I want to add 7.2TB and I am able to do upto vgextend and I am not able to do resize file system is ext3..

can anyone tell me the solution for this.....
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Please anyone update ASAP
Old 05-09-2012, 09:42 AM   #3
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After you extend the lv you have to then extend the file system. To extend the file system you must unmount the FS first. Then you can run. Try it let me know.Remember to always backup first

# ext3resize /dev/myvg/homevol
# mount /dev/myvg/homevol /home
Old 05-09-2012, 09:55 AM   #4
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With this much information you provided so far, we cannot help you much. Please be more specific.
What have you done so far? What all commands you executed so far? What errors you're getting?


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