[linux-lvm] Unable to create a physical volume on a whole disk
Jan H. van Gils
JanVG at Knoware.NL
Sat Apr 5 15:30:01 UTC 2003
>Jan H. van Gils wrote:
>> Thanks for reading this message.
>> The following is the case, I would like to create a pv on a
>> but pvcreate gives me the message that there is a "partition
>> the disk.
>> I removed the partition table with "dd if=/dev/zero
>> count=1" The fdisk command shows me that there is no partion
>> pvcreate tells me
Luca Berra wrote :
>check if kernel has seen a partition during boot (cat
>/proc/partition) in this case you either have to issue
>blockdev --rereadpt /dev/hdb
Luca, I alleady tried a reboot and that didn't solve the problem.
Any other suggestions ?
With regards Jan H. van Gils
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