[linux-lvm] return from lvm2 to lvm

Rickard Olsson richie at webhackande.se
Tue Nov 25 02:16:02 UTC 2003

guy cadoche wrote:

> I want to return to kernel-2.4 and as the patch for device-mapper is not 
> include in the kernel core, cannot mount the lvm disk.
> it search for device-mapper (modprobe) and not for lvm-mod
> I unmerge lvm2 and device-mapper...still the same.
> Is there a way to return to use lvm-mod under kernel-2.4.22 ???

Try doing a vgchange -a n, vgchange -a y to re-create the device nodes 
before you mount the LV. I went back from lvm2 to lvm1 and now I have to 
do this every restart. mkvgnodes does not help, BTW.

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