33% Disk Space added to all Plans, Reduced Disk Space Cost[/size]
[b]Disk Space Cost reduced[/b]
We’ve lowered the price of extra hard disk space to $2/month per GiB.
[b]Standard plans now include:[/b]
Linode 100 w/ 4096 MB (4 GB)
Linode 150 w/ 6144 MB (6 GB)
Linode 200 w/ 8192 MB (8 GB)
Linode 300 w/ 12288 MB (12 GB)
Linode 400 w/ 16384 MB (16 GB)
Check the [url=http://www.linode.com/products/linodes.cfm]products[/url] page for more information.
[b]Retro-active to all Existing Customers NOW[/b]
Existing customers should notice the disk space already allocated to their account.
Use the following list to determine how much space was added to your account:
Linode 100 – An additional 1024 MB (1 GB)
Linode 150 – An additional 1536 MB (1.5 GB)
Linode 200 – An additional 2048 MB (2 GB)
Linode 300 – An additional 3072 MB (3 GB)
Linode 400 – An additional 4096 MB (4 GB)
Customers who pay annually also receive an additional 50% disk space on top of the new standard. Please fill out a [url=https://www.linode.com/support/tickets.cfm]support ticket[/url] if you’d like to switch to annual payments.
To take advantage of the extra space, you have a choice of:
[list][*] [b]Resizing your existing filesystem to occupy the new space[/b][list][*] Shutdown your Linode
[*] Members -> Disk Images -> Click on your root filesystem -> Enter in new size, and Save Changes
[*] Boot your Linode
[*] [b]Creating new empty disk images[/b]
[list][*]Members -> Disk Images, scroll down to “Create an Empty Disk Image”
[*] Enter a label (for example: “disk2”)
[*] Enter in the size (use the “Storage Summary” box in the upper-right corner)
[*] Choose “ext3” for filesystem type, and Create Disk
[*] Members -> Configurations -> Click on your config
[*] Add your new “disk2” to an open /dev/ubd? slot. Save
[*] Reboot your Linode
[*] Log into your Linode, and as root: “mount /dev/ubd[insert device letter here] /path/to/mountpoint” where path/to/mountpoint is an existing directory
[*] [b]Deploying more Linux Installations[/b][list][*]Why, just use the Distro Wizard! Experiment with a new distro or something :-)[/list]
Thank you for your business! Enjoy!