[linux-lvm] Problems after upgrading LVM
petro at auctionwatch.com
Mon Dec 3 15:04:02 UTC 2001
On Mon, Dec 03, 2001 at 09:39:03PM +0100, Klaus Agnoletti wrote:
> I recently updated from linux 2.4.6 to 2.4.13-ac8, from LVM 0.9something
> to 1.0.1rc4.
> I am using debian, so I grabbed the two packages - lvm10 and lvm-common.
> Something must be wrong though, cause I can't mount my LVM anymore.
2.4.13-ac8 is no good on Intel, regress to ac7.
I had some problems with ac8, and asked about it on the linux-kernel
mailing list and was told by about 96G people that it was bad.
I don't know if this is your problem.
> This is what happens :
> Vault:~# mount /glftpd/site
> mount: /dev/site_vg/lvol1 is not a valid block device
> Vault:~# pvscan
> pvscan -- reading all physical volumes (this may take a while...)
> pvscan -- inactive PV "/dev/hda8" is associated to an unknown VG (run
> pvscan -- inactive PV "/dev/hdb1" is associated to an unknown VG (run
> pvscan -- total: 2 [71.35 GB] / in use: 2 [71.35 GB] / in no VG: 0 
> Vault:~# vgscan
> vgscan -- reading all physical volumes (this may take a while...)
> vgscan -- "/etc/lvmtab" and "/etc/lvmtab.d" successfully created
> vgscan -- WARNING: This program does not do a VGDA backup of your volume
> Vault:~# vgcfgrestore -n site_vg /dev/hdb1
> vgcfgrestore -- ERROR: different structure size stored in
> "/etc/lvmconf/site_vg.conf" than expected in file vg_cfgrestore.c [line
> vgcfgrestore -- ERROR "vg_cfgrestore(): read" restoring volume group
> Vault:~# vgchange -ay
> vgchange -- no volume groups found
> What's the matter ? Is it a problem that can be fixed by uuid_fixer ?
> Thanks in advance,
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> read the LVM HOW-TO at http://www.sistina.com/lvm/Pages/howto.html
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