[mythtv-users] Adding extra recorder disk space for Christmas

jedi at mishnet.org jedi at mishnet.org
Fri Dec 17 16:09:26 UTC 2004

> One thing to remember with XFS, particularly for short-term storage, is 
> that XFS partitions cannot be shrank, only enlarged. I'm running into 
> this problem right now on my myth box, I want to re-allocate some space 
> to another partition.
> William wrote:

	I've yet to encounter any filesystem that does not have this problem.
This just seems to be a general issue with LVM. This issue also crops up on 
high end SAN storage systems.

	Don't ever expect to be able to shrink a filesystem.


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