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RE: [Xen-users] LVM and resize2fs

To: "Boris Quiroz" <bquiroz.work@xxxxxxxxx>, <Xen-users@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: RE: [Xen-users] LVM and resize2fs
From: "Jonathan Tripathy" <jonnyt@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 6 Oct 2010 19:23:41 +0100
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-----Original Message-----
From: Boris Quiroz [mailto:bquiroz.work@xxxxxxxxx]
Sent: Wed 06/10/2010 19:22
To: Jonathan Tripathy
Cc: Xen-users@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: Re: [Xen-users] LVM and resize2fs

2010/10/6 Jonathan Tripathy <jonnyt@xxxxxxxxxxx>:
> Hi Everyone,
> I have a 3GB Linux disk image. When creating a new VM, I create a new LVM LV
> of size 25GB, then I dd the 3GB image over to an LVM LV, then do "efsck -f
> /path/to/lv", then "resize2fs /path/to/lv 25G"
> Is this the correct and safe thing to do?
> Thanks
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>That's correct. But only if you're using ext3. If you're using
>reiserfs you must use resize_reiserfs /path/to/lv 25G.


Thanks. I am indeed using ext3.
I was getting worried that by specifying 25G in both e2fsck and resize2fs that may have caused problems..

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