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Nickel

Resize R80 partition

I am trying to resize one of my paritions because it keeps complaining that /opt is low on space.

I followed the instructions in the link below:

https://www.51sec.org/2014/08/resize-checkpoint-firewalls-diskpartition-space-gaia-and-splat-platfor... 

Step 4 worked - lvresize -L 11G vg_splat/lv_current

But step 5 gives me the following error:

[Expert@r80_mgr:0]# resize2fs /dev/vg_splat-lv_current
resize2fs 1.42.9 (28-Dec-2013)
open: No such file or directory while opening /dev/vg_splat-lv_current

Any help would be appreciated.

Thanks

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Pearl

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Nickel

Re: Resize R80 partition

Tired both and had no luck. Ended up building a new R80.20 Manager with a bigger HD. The good thing is I learned how easy it is to backup and restore a Checkpoint Manager. Worked without issue.

Thanks for all the suggestions/help

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Employee

Re: Resize R80 partition

Check out the following sk131332 How to resize XFS partitions in R80.20 

"R80.20 has moved from the ext3 file system to the XFS file system for its lv_log and lv_current partitions. Resize2fs does not work on XFS. As a result, you will not be able to add disk space as per sk114115"

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Nickel

Re: Resize R80 partition

Both these SK's seem to be restricted to CP employee's; can these be made public?
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Is there a problem with getting to that SK article? I keep getting the error 

Error encountered processing a template.

 

I'd really like to read the document as I have a partition I'd like to resize but I don't want to mess it up.

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Nickel

Re: Resize R80 partition

It still not working for me, I can't see any reason why this should not be visible, can CP please explain why this is not accessible?

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it's "/dev/mapper/vg_splat-lv_current"
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Ivory

Re: Resize R80 partition

because this commande       resize2fs /dev/vg_splat-lv_current       is not correct

the correct command is        resize2fs /dev/vg_splat/lv_current