Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Increase A VMware Disk Size (VMDK) Formatted As Linux LVM

Copy from : http://mattiasgeniar.be/2010/08/27/increase-a-vmware-disk-size-vmdk-formatted-as-linux-lvm/

 To increase the size of your VMware Virtual Machine, you need to do 2 major steps. First, you need toincrease the disk's size in your vSphere Client or through the CLI. This will increase the "hardware" disk that your Virtual Machine can see. Then, you need to utilize that extra space by partitioning it. If you're interested in just resizing your Linux LVM, please proceed to step 2.