[linux-lvm] lvm2, extending a physical volume

Jan Dittmer j.dittmer at portrix.net
Sun Jul 13 03:27:01 UTC 2003

Jan Dittmer wrote:
> Heinz J . Mauelshagen wrote:
>> On Sat, Jul 12, 2003 at 11:09:13PM +0200, Jan Dittmer wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> would this be a reasonable course of action?
>>> vgcfgbackup myraid
>>> pvcreate -yff -u wZQg66-cWrF-VDi5-GcRN-aYVg-RQQ3-PPm5K5 /dev/md0
>>> `take the size pvcreate reports and change the backup file accordingly`

> So how do I get the PEs? Can I also create a new Volumegroup without 
> damaging anything? Or is there another way to get the total/free PEs?
Ok, I did it by hand - took out a calculator and calculated the new size...


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