Oracle VM: How To Add More Than Four Disks To HVM Domain By Converting To PVHVM (Doc ID 2178924.1)

Last updated on JUNE 05, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.3.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

 

An HVM guest is limited to having four disks. To accommodate more than four disks, the HVM guest must be converted to a PVHVM guest.

A PVHVM guest can attach up to 107 disks. Full details of the VM guest limitations are given in https://docs.oracle.com/cd/E50245_01/E50246/html/vmrns-limits.html

Solution

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