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Increase Disk Space

Complete the following process to add disk space to your system.

Before you begin:

  • Back up your machine.

To increase disk space:

Note: You can add disks by selecting disk instead of space on the current distribution in the Physical Volumes section.

Add Disk Space

  1. Shut down your virtual machine.
  2. Add additional disk space to your server.
  3. Reboot your virtual machine.
  4. Log in to Tenable Core.
  5. In the left navigation pane, click Storage.

    The Storage page appears.

    The Drives section on the right side of the screen displays the updated disk space.

Configure A New Physical Volume

  1. On the Storage page, in the Volume Groups section, click the current volume.

    A new page appears.

  2. In the Physical Volumes header, click the + button.
  3. Select the option to add the extra free space as a new physical volume.
  4. Click the Add button.

Expand the Logical Volume

  1. On the Storage page, click the file system that contains the target partition /root.

    A new page appears.

  2. In the Logical Volumes section, click the file system that contains the target partition/root.

    The file option expands into a drop down.

  3. Next to the size option, click Grow.

    An expansion prompt displays.

  4. Move the slider to the right (increase) to reflect the new disk space size.
  5. Click the Resize button.

    The file system /root file displays the increased disk space.

Tip: Run the df -h command in the terminal window to verify the increased disk space.

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