Grow and extend an ext4 partition and filesystem

Photo by Patrick Lindenberg on Unsplash Before doing anything: backup your data! A disk contains partition(s). Each partition contains a file system like ext4. To grow a file system, you have to: Resize the partition Resize the filesystem To shrink: Resize the filesystem Resize the partition The order is important. Following is an example of: 1 disk: xvdb … More Grow and extend an ext4 partition and filesystem