This article was written for version 6 of op5 OP5 Appliance System, it could work on both lower and higher version if nothing else is stated.
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When running virtual machines there might be a need to add space your virtual machine when it's running low, in this example we will add 10GB to the root filesystem of a virtual instance of op5 OP5 Appliance System 6.5.
To follow this article the following will be needed:
- op5 OP5 Appliance System 6 or CentOS 6
- As always when working with storage, make sure you have a recent backup of the virtual machine to be safe if anything should go wrong.
- No snapshots can be present on the VM when resizing the disk
- Basic knowledge about Linux and LVM2