[PVE-User] KVM disk resize

Martin Maurer martin at proxmox.com
Thu Oct 30 10:24:13 CET 2008

> -----Original Message-----
> From: pve-user-bounces at pve.proxmox.com [mailto:pve-user-
> bounces at pve.proxmox.com] On Behalf Of Shain Miley
> Sent: Mittwoch, 29. Oktober 2008 19:51
> Cc: pve-user at pve.proxmox.com
> Subject: [PVE-User] KVM disk resize
> First I wanted to say good work on release of version 1.0.  I upgraded
> today and everything looks great so far.
> I was also hoping that someone might be able to tell me easiest way to
> resize a Windows VE that I have running under KVM.
> I setup this machine a while ago with 30GB allocated..but now it seems
> that I will only really use about 15GB...I would like to reclaim the
> unused space...any suggestions?

[Martin Maurer] 
Proxmox VE uses growable qcow2 format for virtual disk files, so you will get no benefit if you change from 30 to 15 gb.

Best Regards,

Martin Maurer

martin at proxmox.com

> Shain
> PS...continue to keep up the good work.
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