Reply to post: I was asked once to resize a virtual machine image.

Oh, sugar! Sysadmin accidently deletes production database while fixing a fault

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I was asked once to resize a virtual machine image.

So I powered down the virtual machine, and typed:

qemu-img resize image.qcow2 163840

thinking it was measured in MB. It was measured in bytes. Anyone want to guess how much of a Windows 2008 R2 installation fits in 160kB?

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