[linux-lvm] help: can't read name(s) of physical volumes (Debian kernel weirdness also involved)

Patrick Caulfield caulfield at sistina.com
Mon Dec 16 02:17:01 UTC 2002

On Sun, Dec 15, 2002 at 06:25:47PM -0500, Daniel J Hannum wrote:
> Thanks a ton. Debian needs to make their documentation more clear. When
> you install lvm, they say to either mount devfs (they don't say how) OR
> install devfsd. Turns out, that should be AND. I had to send the kernel
> param like you said. And it doesn't work without devfsd, either.

Actually it is possible to get it to work without devfsd but it's just too
annoying IMHO :)


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