> I wanted to use the build-factory provided vmware image to do some > development, however this proved difficult since the image is using a > fixed size of 250 MB disk. > Would it be possible to make the build-factory use a disk type that > allows to increase in size? > > I tried to expand the disk manually using the vmware-vdiskmanager > like so: > vmware-vdiskmanager -r Haiku.vmdk -t 0 Haiku-big.vmdk > vmware-vdiskmanager -x 5GB Haiku-big.vmdk > > This worked as expected and vmware saw it as a 5GB disk. Haiku > however > kept seeing it as a 250MB disk :( > Growing a partition doesn't enlarge the *filesystem* within it. vdiskmanager maybe knows how to also enlarge common filesystems at the same time, but I doubt it knows how to do it for BFS... So basically you waste space and the BFS is still layed out for 250M. François.