Hi, in this tutorial i will be showing you how to add a new disk to your (solusvm) LVM pool. First, run
This will show the disks that Linux has found. If this does not contain your newly added disk make sure that it is connected correctly and added to the RAID configuration. For this tutorial, we will be using /dev/sdb1 as an example but this will differ per system, make sure that this is the new disk. We recommend using SSD or SAS drive if you are going to run a lot of VMs.
To turn the disk into a format that LVM can understand run
This might prompt if you want to remove the ext4 signature. If it does click “yes”. To add this disk to your LVM run: