The Question is:
How do I get VMS to see the new free space on an HSG80 drive which has been
extended using the contact function.
For example if I add a second 9 GB disk to an existing logical disk, VMS
recongises the new total size as 18 GB. However, it still only sees 9 GB of
The Answer is :
OpenVMS does not presently permit the size of a disk to increase
dynamically. OpenVMS uses the disk size information provided to
it by the controller. As a start, dismount and remount the disk.
If the disk size does not increase, check the controller storage