[Linux-cluster] Moving Physical extents from one PV to another in a clustered environement.

Yu songyu555 at gmail.com
Thu Dec 13 03:26:26 UTC 2012

Alternatively, you might try to import vg with lickproto=lock_nolock, then do pvmove.


On 13/12/2012, at 13:46, Nicolas Ross <rossnick-lists at cybercat.ca> wrote:

> Hugo Lombard a écrit :
>> On Wed, Dec 12, 2012 at 02:30:57PM -0500, Nicolas Ross wrote:
>>>> AFAICR on CentOS 5 I had to install cmirror and the applicable
>>>> kmod-cmirror, make sure the cmirror service was started, and then pvmove
>>>> did it's thing.
>>> Do I need to start it on all nodes ? For now, it's not installed at all.
>> Yes, I think you have to.
> I can't still do it...
> I had to deactivate the LV, and activate it exclusivly on one node, and issue the pvmove, and I still get :
>  Error locking on node node206.lan: device-mapper: create ioctl on VGa-pvmove0 failed: Device or resource busy
>  Failed to suspend logicalvolumename
>  ABORTING: Volume group metadata update failed. (first_time: 1)
> Regards,
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