I believe you will do the following:
That will make the volume group now be 600GB.
Then use “lvextend” to enlarge the logical volumes, and whatever the proper tool is to extend the EXT3 filesystem.
Best to have the logical volumes & volume group offline (“vgchange –a n”) before starting resizing.
Just my $0.02.
linux-lvm-bounces redhat com [mailto:linux-lvm-bounces redhat com] On Behalf Of Musil, William
I have an issue, that I am not sure how to address.
How can I resize the physical volume if I change the geometry of the disk (non-destructive resize of RAID volume at the hardware level)
I can see that the OS has picked up the new size of the disk and I would like to resize the existing pv. I don't know how.
I started with a hardware raid 5 (400GB), linux automatically recognizes disk as /dev/sdb
a simplistic representation of the setup is as follows
I have added a disk and expand the array to 600GB I can still see every thing but I don't know how to extend the PV.
sees /dev/sdb as 600GB
William T. Musil
LabVantage Solutions, Inc.
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