[linux-lvm] lvm/devfs bug?
bluca at comedia.it
Tue Apr 8 15:43:02 UTC 2003
On Tue, Apr 08, 2003 at 12:21:45PM -0700, Rich Turner wrote:
>i am able to confirm that /proc/partitions does not have a partition
>entry for the disk but pvcreate still fails. i am using a devfs kernel
>so i thought there might be some strange behavior between lvm and devfs.
>is there a fix or known issues regarding lvm and devfs?
if you have devfs you should use the devfs long mane to reference your pv
as to why the error message is misleading i would not say, lvm1 tools are
very buggy wrt the handling of device names.
Luca Berra -- bluca at comedia.it
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