Mike Conigliaro

Resizing an LVM + EXT3 Partition

I do this often enough, so I might as well make my life easier and document it!

To grow/extend a partition:

lvextend --size [size] [device]
resize2fs [device] [size]

To shrink/reduce a partition:

resize2fs [device] [size]
lvreduce --size [size] [device]
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