OT: Thoughts LVM usage.
Bill Rugolsky Jr.
brugolsky at telemetry-investments.com
Mon Nov 17 21:25:50 UTC 2003
On Mon, Nov 17, 2003 at 08:58:59PM +0000, WipeOut wrote:
> I could not work out how to extend the / filesystem after I extended the
> LV containing / .. It wanted the / partition dismounted before it would
> extend the filesystem.. I tried to do this by booting CD 1 in rescue
> mode and the trying to extend the filesystem using resize2fs which
> simply gave me the error saying it would not extend..
Ext2/Ext3 does not include online resizing, though there are experimental
patches on SourceForge:
Several of the other journaling filesystems support online expansion,
including Reiserfs and XFS.
You ought to be able to resize Ext3 from the rescue disks.
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