How to detect resize of (virtual) NVMe disks?

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Issue

  • With the new NVMe controller available in some hypervisors (like VMware), the scsi-rescan tool doesn't work to detect disk size changes on the new NVMe disks.

Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 8.x
  • VMware vSphere 6
  • Virtual NVMe controller

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