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Re: sofware raid does not show the full partition size on disk

also sprach Siju George <sgeorge.ml@gmail.com> [2009.06.11.1556 +0200]:
> mdadm -D /dev/md6
> does not show the right size either.

Have you ever modified the partition table to increase the size of
the partition? If yes, then I assume you did not recreate the array
then and since the superblock is stored at the end of the space,
you wouldn't notice, given that your /var partition seems to be the

Have you made a backup?

Does it work if you unmount /var and then try

  mdadm --grow --size=max /dev/md6

and then xfs_grow or whatever it's called for XFS?

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