Unable to Resize a Filesystem on Multipath Disk - "The filesystem is already ### blocks long. Nothing to do!" (Doc ID 1663971.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 4.4 and later
Linux x86
Linux x86-64
Linux Itanium

Symptoms

The following steps have been performed:

1) The size of the multipath disk from is increased using the storage administration user interface.


2) All paths for the disk were rescanned:


This document describes how to overcome this issue.

Cause

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