Extending a partition on a Cloudforms appliance
If you are needing more space on your Cloudforms Appliance, below is a quick cheatsheet.
- In your hypervisor, extend the virtual disk that the Cloudforms Appliance uses.
- Inside the Cloudforms Appliance console run the following commands
fdisk /dev/sda create a new partition (n) change the partition type to be Linux LVM (t 8e) write changes (w) pvcreate /dev/sdaX vgextend VG-CFME /dev/sdaX lvextend -L +20G /dev/mapper/VG--CFME-lv_var this command extends the LV of lv_var by 20 Gigabytes xfs_growfs /dev/mapper/VG--CFME-lv_var this extends the filesystem of lv_var
As time permits, I’ll expand on this post