# Resize the file system in UI, under VM -> Hardware -> Click on the disk to resize, click "Resize disk" button # Confirm increase in disk space (1TB in my case) $ lsblk NAME MAJ:MIN RM SIZE RO TYPE MOUNTPOINT sda 8:0 0 1T 0 disk ├─sda1 8:1 0 1M 0 part ├─sda2 8:2 0 1G 0 part /boot └─sda3 8:3 0 1T 0 part └─ubuntu--vg-ubuntu--lv 253:0 0 31G 0 lvm / # Resize the partition $ sudo parted GNU Parted 3.3 Using /dev/sda Welcome to GNU Parted! Type 'help' to view a list of commands. (parted) resizepart 3 100% (parted) quit Information: You may need to update /etc/fstab. # Extend the logical volume now $ sudo lvextend -r -l +100%FREE /dev/mapper/ubuntu--vg-ubuntu--lv Size of logical volume ubuntu-vg/ubuntu-lv changed from <31.00 GiB (7935 extents) to 1.03 TiB (270079 extents). Logical volume ubuntu-vg/ubuntu-lv successfully resized. resize2fs 1.45.5 (07-Jan-2020) Filesystem at /dev/mapper/ubuntu--vg-ubuntu--lv is mounted on /; on-line resizing required old_desc_blocks = 4, new_desc_blocks = 132 The filesystem on /dev/mapper/ubuntu--vg-ubuntu--lv is now 276560896 (4k) blocks long. # Resize the physical volume (may or may not need) $ sudo pvresize /dev/sda3 Physical volume "/dev/sda3" changed 1 physical volume(s) resized or updated / 0 physical volume(s) not resized # Confirm resize complete $ lsblk NAME MAJ:MIN RM SIZE RO TYPE MOUNTPOINT sda 8:0 0 1T 0 disk ├─sda1 8:1 0 1M 0 part ├─sda2 8:2 0 1G 0 part /boot └─sda3 8:3 0 1T 0 part └─ubuntu--vg-ubuntu--lv 253:0 0 1T 0 lvm /
Aug 6, 2022
I found this solution and initially was unable to get it to run. As @egodigitus mentions, you may need to run the following command after parted.
$ sudo pvresize /dev/sda3
I have updated the gist to now include the pvresize portion, thank you +1
Hello, i think "sudo pvresize /dev/sda3" should be executed, as @Adrian016 wrote, after "sudo parted". At least only fixed order made effect. Since physical volume contains logical groups and those contains logical volumes.
Aug 15, 2022
Wow. Saved my bacon after setting up a Ubuntu VM on Proxmox and forgetting to set partitions properly. Kept building complexity in the Ubuntu VM until I ran into the disk size wall. Saved me hours of work!
Dec 10, 2022
thanks @gjrdiesel & @egodigitus
Dec 19, 2022
Thanks, if only the internet showed up this as first results the world would be a better place
Mar 12, 2023
Something I can finally reply to. Thank you!
Mar 18, 2023
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