[linux-lvm] LVM ext3 and lvreduce

Pierre Lamb plamb_98 at yahoo.com
Wed Nov 13 08:05:02 UTC 2002

Sounds like you changed the lv size but didin't extend
the file system. try the resize2fs after you changed
the lv size

--- Joseph Kezar <jkezar at doc.state.vt.us> wrote:
> I have LVM working, and I have created all my
> logical volumes for my
> environment.  All of my logical volumes have been
> mkfs.ext3'd. 
> Everything works, except for when I try to change
> the size with lvreduce
> or lvextend.  These tools are happy to work, but
> when I remount my
> logvols and type: mount I see that in fact the size
> that is reported to
> the OS has not changed.
> Is there any incompatabilities with LVM and Ext3?  
> Is there a comparable tool for ext3 like e2fsadm?
> Is it possible to resize an ext3 partition while it
> is online?
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