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Adding new disk to Virtual Machine for Oracle Enterprise Linux guests.

Today I will explain in few simple steps, how to add more space by adding more disks to the virtual machine, I am using VMware® Workstation 10 and the guest operating system will be Oracle Enterprise Linux 6.5. 1,169 more words


Working with Physical Volumes


Physical Volumes

- A logical representaion of a partition

Physical volumes are created in order to create logical volumes. Logical volumes allow us to have something that looks like a phyiscal partition or disk that can be manipualted, span mulitiple volumes etc. 236 more words


Linux Partitioning

Summary (more details further down) :

1. Create Partition with


If you create an extended partition you need to then create logical partitions within it before you can create the file system. 

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Scanning for new disk in a VMware host running Suse Linux 10 SP4

Scanning for new disk in a VMware host running Suse 10 SP4

root@linux:~ # cat /etc/*release
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 (x86_64)

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