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AIX - extendlv: Maximum allocation for logical volume

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Please help fix this error below. I have about 11G available, but I get the error below when just adding 3G. I have all the outputs below.

server:/> chfs -a size=+3G /tools/dts
0516-787 extendlv: Maximum allocation for logical volume vg03lv01
        is 5096.

server:/> df -g /tools/dts
Filesystem    GB blocks      Free %Used    Iused %Iused Mounted on
/dev/vg03lv01    159.00      1.20  100%   222686    39% /tools/dts

server:/> lsvg -l appvg03 |grep dts
vg03lv01            jfs2       5088    5088    7    open/syncd    /tools/dts

server:/> lsvg appvg03
VOLUME GROUP:       essvg03                  VG IDENTIFIER:  000b936a00004c00000001194e08a918
VG STATE:           active                   PP SIZE:        32 megabyte(s)
VG PERMISSION:      read/write               TOTAL PPs:      6713 (214816 megabytes)
MAX LVs:            512                      FREE PPs:       363 (11616 megabytes)
LVs:                15                       USED PPs:       6350 (203200 megabytes)
OPEN LVs:           15                       QUORUM:         4 (Enabled)
TOTAL PVs:          7                        VG DESCRIPTORS: 7
STALE PVs:          0                        STALE PPs:      0
ACTIVE PVs:         7                        AUTO ON:        yes
MAX PPs per VG:     130048
MAX PPs per PV:     1016                     MAX PVs:        128
LTG size:           128 kilobyte(s)          AUTO SYNC:      no
HOT SPARE:          no                       BB POLICY:      relocatable
PV RESTRICTION:     none                     INFINITE RETRY: no

server:/> lspv |grep appvg03
hdiskpower30    0007a839c9a4c1e5                    appvg03         active
hdiskpower31    0007a839c9a47ee2                    appvg03         active
hdiskpower32    0007a839c9a40c4a                    appvg03         active
hdiskpower33    0007a839c9a426cf                    appvg03         active
hdiskpower34    0007a839c99d129c                    appvg03         active
hdiskpower35    0007a839c99cc8e0                    appvg03         active
hdiskpower37    0007a839ca05dadb                    appvg03         active
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You reached the configured maximum of logical partitions for that volume.

Run

chlv -x 8192 vg03lv01

to increae this maximum and that's it.

8192 is just a suggestion, if you plan to increase the LV by a huge amount in the future choose a higher value. Choosing higher values does not do any harm, this maximum is just a precaution against admin mistakes (e.g "+3T" instead of "+3G" mistakenly specified).

By the way, the output you posted isn't useful at all in this case, except for the result of "lsvg -l appvg03 |grep dts" (and the error message, of course). You should have posted the result of "lslv vg03lv01"
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