This element enables growpart for OS images. It allows to grow Specific partitions during the deployment process. To enable this element simply include it in the elements list.

Disclaimer: This element might not work with some device names supplied, for example when server is deployed and the image is written to a fibre channel device, or a SAS/SATA SSD controller.


  • /usr/bin/growpart: is needed on the system in order to grow the partition, however it is part of different packages depending on linux family. That is already taken care of by package-installs.