Oracle VM 3.x: How to dynamically resize a physical device (LUN) provisioned to an Oracle Linux guest VM

(Doc ID 1501938.1)

Last updated on APRIL 16, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.1.1 to 3.4.4 [Release OVM31 to OVM34]
Linux x86-64
*** Document last checked for currency: 03 Apr 2017 ***

Goal

This article describes how to dynamically resize a physical device (LUN) provisioned to an Oracle VM 3.x Oracle Linux 5 PVM guest.
Throughout the resize operation the guest continues to uilise the device.

Solution

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