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

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 16, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 9.0.1 to 11.1]
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A and later
z*OBSOLETE: Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit)
z*OBSOLETE: Microsoft Windows Server 2008 (32-bit)
z*OBSOLETE: Microsoft Windows Server 2008 x64 (AMD64/EM64T)
Microsoft Windows Server 2003Microsoft 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: to


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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