[linux-lvm] Physical volume size changed

Andreas Dilger adilger at clusterfs.com
Wed May 22 05:29:02 UTC 2002

On May 22, 2002  12:11 +0200, Jens Hoffrichter wrote:
> Now we have extended the logical volume on the IBM ServeRaid by using
> 3 36 GB disks, so the logical volume on the raid controller now has
> 203.4 GB. 

I assume when you say "logical volume" you actually mean "physical

> I have issued a SCSI reset on the bus hoping that the LVM notices on the
> fly that the physical volume size has changed, but it doesn't recognize
> it.

No, you need to use "pvresize", which is part of very recent LVM tools.
I'm not sure if it needs kernel support or not.

Cheers, Andreas
Andreas Dilger

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