Increase LVM Partition in Linux

Some notes on increasing LVM partition in Linux. Terminology Physical Volume (PV): This can be created on a whole physical disk (think /dev/sda) or a Linux partition. Volume Group (VG): This is made up of at least one or more physical volumes. Logical Volume (LV): This is sometimes referred to as the partition, it sits within a volume […]

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Replacing IBM X3650 (7979-C3U) Planar (FRU: 43W8250/43W0331)

For those of you who may have followed along on my original post of me troubleshooting of an IBM X3650, I found a system planar for $20 (lol). Just arrived today, with shuttle, which is awesome. I’ll be putting this in the server chassis today and hopefully getting a successful boot. Left is the new […]

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