Now I want to increase my droplet disk.
My question is that I want to increase from 25GB to 640GB this time. Can I upgrade “AGAIN” from 640GB to 1TB in the near future? I knew this is a permanent change. But it is only for downgrading size or including both upgrading and downgrading?
What is the process of permanent resizing? Do I need any configuration settings or just like the flexible resizing (clicking the button and waiting for a couple of mins)?
In my case, I found my dev/vda1 is not enough. I want to just increase the /dev/vda1 from 25G to 640G. And in the near future might be up to 1TB
Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on udev 2.0G 0 2.0G 0% /dev tmpfs 395M 700K 394M 1% /run /dev/vda1 25G 19G 5.9G 76% / ==> 640GB ==> 1 TB tmpfs 5.0M 0 5.0M 0% /run/lock tmpfs 2.0G 0 2.0G 0% /sys/fs/cgroup /dev/vda15 105M 3.6M 101M 4% /boot/efi).
I just searched for lots of posts. I found that the Block Storage can not merge with the root disk( flexible 25GB)? Is it correct?
Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on udev 2.0G 0 2.0G 0% /dev tmpfs 395M 700K 394M 1% /run /dev/vda1 25G 19G 5.9G 76% / tmpfs 2.0G 8.0K 2.0G 1% /dev/shm tmpfs 5.0M 0 5.0M 0% /run/lock tmpfs 2.0G 0 2.0G 0% /sys/fs/cgroup /dev/vda15 105M 3.6M 101M 4% /boot/efi tmpfs 395M 0 395M 0% /run/user/0 /dev/sda 100G 61M 95G 1% /mnt/academic_accelerator
/dev/sda can not merge with /dev/vda1 Right?
More precisely, if /dev/vda1 [Root Storage] is full, will my PostgreSQL start using/saving data from /dev/sda [Block Storage]?
Is permanently resizing the only option to increase the root disk size?
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