[linux-lvm] Adding a disk to expand an existing logical volume
k at kevinkevin.com
Wed May 19 16:09:46 UTC 2010
>The mkfs isn't supposed to be there, just set the new drive's partition
>to type '8e' (Linux LVM).
Thanks for the quick response. So to recap, for a 144gb drive (/dev/sda1) :
1. fdisk /dev/sda1 type 8e
2. pvcreate /dev/sda1
3. vgextend existing_group_name /dev/sda1
4. lvextend -L+144G /dev/VolGroup00/existing_group_name
Does that look correct?
Thanks so much once again,
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