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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
I am having an issue here with CentOS release 6.6 (Final) that shows all of the space used up, but I can't tell where the space went.
Seemingly I am using up 100%, according to
Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on... (27 Replies)
Discussion started by: DannyBoyCentOS
2. Red Hat
I have a Red Hat Linux 5.9 Server installed with one hard disk & 2 Partitions created on it as follows,
/boot - Linux Partition & another is
LVM - One VG & under that 5-6 Logical volumes(var,opt,home etc).
Here my requirement is to take out 1GB of space from LVM ( Any logical... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: gr8_usk
3. Red Hat
I need a suggesstion i have 2 disk if i installed OS / root partition by making Lvm in one disk and data in other disk also with the lvm, means 2 different lvms.
Is making LVM partition for OS disk will the performacne will be good?
Can i make 2 different lvm one is for OS and other for... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Rahulne25
4. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
My root file system is of type LVM. i wanna shrink it but unable to do so.
When i give the below command:
resize2fs /dev/mapper/VolGroup00-VolLog00 10000M
it messages that online shrink can't can't be done as the logical volume is mounted on /. i switched to single user mode by giving command:... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: ravisingh
Fedora 17, 64bit
Ubuntu 12.04 desktop 64bit
I installed Ubuntu 12.04 on the HD first taking up the whole disc. Later I added/installed Fedora 17 selecting the "Shrink" option and save the bootloader on /dev/sda1 to make them dualboot. Installation is successful with... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: satimis
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I m using redhat 6, I have installed root partition as non-LVM .
Is there any way i can convert it to LVM? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: pinga123
i have done a blunder here, i increased the swap space on Xen5.6 server machine using below steps :-
1056 dd if=/dev/zero of=/root/myswapfile bs=1M count=1024
1057 ls -l /root/myswapfile
1058 chmod 600 /root/myswapfile
1059 mkswap /root/myswapfile
1060 swapon /root/myswapfile
... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: apm
8. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I want to backup my partitions by shrinking it my issue is like
I want to create a new disk copy from only the used blocks I my current image.
How would I redirect the output of resize2fs to new disk and dd the current
partition so that I can boot my new image without issues and also without... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: amol28kulkarni
9. Red Hat
I have red hat enterprise 4. I would like to add more space on my lvm from the first partition that is not lvm type.
Here's the config
# fdisk -l
Disk /dev/sda: 73.4 GB, 73406611456 bytes
255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 8924 cylinders
Units = cylinders of 16065 * 512 = 8225280 bytes... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: itik
10. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
Had a issue recently where DB admins did:
mv listener.log listener.log.old
Where file listener.log is continually being written to by an oracle process.
Anyway, according to the DB admins they successfully created the
file (i.e. all went okay).... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: apra143