Archive for 十二月 20th, 2017

How to resize LVM on Centos7/Ubuntu14.04 ?

After install Centos7, found disk size less, so I need resize the disk, you can use some tools to achieve the function, e.g: GParted or disk-genius. But if your Server disk format is LVM, you can easy to manual adjust that. I don’t know how to resize LVM by Gparted or disk-genius. For this article, will discuss how to adjust Centos7/Ubuntu14.04 by LVM. That should same action/command in Centos and Ubuntu.

If you want to check steps in Ubuntu, can check this attachment: lvm-resize-ubuntu14.04

1. Follow disk info

Check system contents by “sudo df -H”, check all disk status by “sudo fdisk -l”.

[root@frank ~]# df -H
Filesystem             Size  Used Avail Use% Mounted on
/dev/mapper/myvg-root  7.4G  7.4G  4.0M 100% /
devtmpfs               2.1G     0  2.1G   0% /dev
tmpfs                  2.1G  250k  2.1G   1% /dev/shm
tmpfs                  2.1G  9.5M  2.1G   1% /run
tmpfs                  2.1G     0  2.1G   0% /sys/fs/cgroup
/dev/mapper/myvg-home  731M  140M  591M  20% /home
/dev/sda1              521M  126M  396M  25% /boot
/dev/sr0               4.2G  4.2G     0 100% /run/media/root/CentOS 7 x86_64

2. Relationship for VG, PV and LV