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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

Disk

Working with Physical Volumes

Summary

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

Linux Partitioning

Summary (more details further down) :

1. Create Partition with

$fdisk

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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Linux