How to Extend A Raw Logical Volume in Windows (Doc ID 555273.1)

Last updated on JUNE 28, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Server Enterprise Edition - Version: 9.0.1.4 to 11.1.0.7
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 (64-bit AMD64 and Intel EM64T)
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 x64 (AMD64/EM64T)
Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 9.0.1.4 to 11.1.0.6

Goal

While running your Oracle implementation on Windows, it may become necessary to extend a logical drive - for example one that is hosting your Oracle Cluster Registry (OCR) or voting disk file(s) in a Real Application Clusters (RAC) environment or to make more space available to an Automatic Storage Management (ASM) volume.

This note provides an example based on the assumption that you will be extending a logical drive that exists on top of an extended partition that spans the length of an entire drive or lun.


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