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Resize Luks on LVM

Resize Luks on LVM

As usual make sure you backup your disk. I recommend a full dd backup/clone https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Dd#Disk_cloning_and_restore This guide is for increasing the space on your LUKS encrypted partition that sits in a LVM partition. In order to decrease the same should (untested) work but you have to change the order in which you do things. This is quite simple. Let’s run lvscan to find out the name of our luks partition. You should see something like the above, write down the…

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