Ubuntu Server has been not utilizing an entire drive when installing a new server utilizing the automatic formatting. This has bit me a few times so I figured I’d dump this information here to reference later.
Let’s check and see what the Logical Volume Name is:
Okay, now let’s see the specifics around the ubuntu-vg mentioned in the lvdisplay output.
In the output, one of the important things to note is the “Free PE / Size”. In my case, I intend to use the entire disk.
As you can see, I was able to fill my entire 500GB NVMe on this box with the logical volume. Now, we need to expand the file-system.
Now let’s double-check to make sure everything is available to us: