Extend guest volume ( VMware ) on non-partitioned disk which uses lvm2 and xfs under the Guest

(Doc ID 2324673.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 07, 2017

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.2 to Oracle Linux 7.4 [Release OL5U2 to OL7U4]
Linux x86
Linux x86-64

Goal

How to extend virtual volume ( guest disk ) under OS which runs lvm2 and xfs on target device which does not use partitions?
 

Solution

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