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  3. Private Image Creation Guide (BMS)
  4. Creating a Linux Image
  5. Configuring the Root Partition to Automatically Expand Disk Capacity
  6. Debian 8.6

Debian 8.6


To enable automatic disk expansion for Debian 8.6, you must install the growroot package.

  1. Run the apt-get install cloud-initramfs-growroot command.
  2. Run the following command to check whether the installation is successful:

    dpkg -l | grep cloud-initramfs-growroot

    The installation is successful if information similar to the following is displayed:

    root@bms:/home/bzqd# dpkg -l | grep cloud-initramfs-growroot
    ii cloud-initrramfs-growroot      0.18.debian5     all     automatically resize the root partition on first boot