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Re: [Xen-users] expanding windows VM hard drive space

To: dnk <d.k.emaillists@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-users] expanding windows VM hard drive space
From: "Fajar A. Nugraha" <fajar@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sat, 4 Apr 2009 05:45:10 +0700
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On Sat, Apr 4, 2009 at 5:11 AM, dnk <d.k.emaillists@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi there,
> I just setup a (Citrix) XenServer, and had a Windows 2003 server guest, but
> by default the system made the hard drive 8GB (tiny). I am just learning
> Xen, so I missed the setting when creating.
> How are others going about expanding hard drive space on Windows guests?

I'm not sure how XenServer allocates domU storage (files? LVM?) as I
never use it (I use RHEL, bundled Xen), but this thread might help

As an alternative, I believe you should be able to add aditional disk
and set Windows to use Dynamic Disk

Be sure to backup domU first.



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