This procedure works for any Ubuntu filesystem that has been formatted with LVM on a VMware Virtual Machine

  • fdisk -l (note it’s partition)
  • parted
    • resizepart, Fix, 3, 100%, quit
  • pvresize /dev/sda3
  • lvextend -l +100%FREE /dev/mapper/ubuntu–vg-ubuntu–lv
  • resize2fs /dev/mapper/ubuntu–vg-ubuntu–lv
  • df -h