[blfs-dev] LVM2 bootscript

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Tue Feb 14 09:49:05 PST 2012

Qrux wrote:
> On Feb 13, 2012, at 8:55 PM, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>> Qrux wrote:
>>> On Feb 13, 2012, at 8:40 PM, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>>>> Do you have CONFIG_BLK_DEV_DM set?
>>> Absolutely.
>>> When you boot and do lvdisplay -a, do you see "LV Status: available"?
>> I'll have to get back to you on that.  When I was doing RAID, I turned 
>> off LVM in the kernel.  I need to rebuild and retest.  It's a little too 
>> late for me tonight.
> "After rebooting the system or running vgchange -an, you will not be able to access your VGs and LVs. To reactivate the volume group, run:
> # vgchange -a y my_volume_group"
> 	--http://tldp.org/HOWTO/LVM-HOWTO/activatevgs.html

That's from 2006.  I've found that I don't completely trust HOWTOs that 
old.  It may still be accurate, but I want to verifiy it either 
personally of by a something more recent.

   -- Bruce

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