[linux-lvm] devfs...

Heinz Mauelshagen mauelsha at ez-darmstadt.telekom.de
Wed Jan 5 22:34:33 UTC 2000

> Hi
> I'm sure this is a FAQ but I can't find the answer anywhere.
> I've am using LVM 0.8i on 2.2.14 with the latest devfs patch.

Sorry, this combination is not yet supported.
I still have to focus on devfs support 8*(

> My root
> filesystem in on an LV and I have an initrd that does a vgscan and a
> vgchange. However now I'm using devfs, vgscan dooesn't find any of my
> volume groups - maybe because vgscan doesn't know to look in /dev/scsi or
> whatever. Is there a patch to fix this?

vgscan (respectively the library routines involved) already
take care of devfs naming conventions.

Did you mount devfs in linuxrc before running vgscan?




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