[WBEL-users] Howto shrink LVM Logical Volume in WBEL4?
ebenze at hotmail.com
Mon Dec 5 15:10:39 CST 2005
Ended up being older versions of resize2fs that were causing me grief. Had
to install the e2fsprogs from Fedora Core 3 rpm to work properly.
"Edward Rudd" <eddie at omegaware.com> wrote in message
news:1133415561.25422.37.camel at urkle.kaos.realm...
> On Wed, 2005-11-30 at 02:42 -0500, Eric B. wrote:
>> I went through the trouble of installing / using LVM on my system as I
>> that it allows you to easily shrink / grow your logical partitions
>> having to deal with new mounting points, etc... But I find myself in a
>> quandry. I need to shrink down on of the Ext3 partitions on a Logical
>> Volume on WBEL4, and can't seem to figure out how.
>> According to RH docs, ext2online only works for expanding LogVols, not
>> reducing them.
> umount filesystem
> e2fsck -f filesystem
> resize2fs (offline disk resize)
> then lvreduce
> Edward Rudd <eddie at omegaware.com>
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