Resize non-lvm disk live without reboot
After increasing the dynamic virtual disk in VMWare/Virtualbox (
sdbin this example)
echo 1 > /sys/block/
Get Disk Info
fdisk -u /dev/sdb
pto print the partition table, copy and paste this info into a text file for reference.
Delete partition with
Create new partition with
Create it with same start number and type but with a bigger end number.
Save changes with
q. (May throw warning)
Inform the kernel of changes
Inform the OS of changes
Resize Filesystem to take advantage of larger partition.
disk   ext4   linux   resize   without-reboot