Azure Linux Support Team

Support for Linux on Azure

How to: Resize Linux osDisk partition on Azure

Most Linux images on Azure will by default have 30GB size for the osDisk and that is something that you might want to resize moving forward. Resizing the partition is really simple on Azure and we can be done by the following procedure: a) Stopping and deallocating the VM on the portal or Azure CLI… Read more

Linux Recovery: Cannot SSH to Linux VM due to file system errors (fsck, inodes)

When a Linux VM requires fsck to repair possible file system issues, manual intervention will be required. Below you can see four examples on how to identify file system issues by looking at the boot diagnostics on a given VM under: Virtual Machines > VMNAME >  All settings > Boot diagnostics Example (1) Checking all file systems. [/sbin/fsck.ext4… Read more