[linux-lvm] vgcreate problem
tupshin at tupshin.com
Tue Sep 23 01:43:02 UTC 2003
>I just created 2 PVs with the following commands:
>When I ran vgcreate, I got this error:
>vgcreate gentis /dev/hda6 /dev/hdb
>vgcreate -- no valid physical volumes in command line
>Any help to resolve this error will be appreciated.
You might get this if /dev/hda6 and /dev/hdb are symlinks (for example,
if you are using devfs).
Do an ls -l on those and see if they actually point to something like
If they are symlinks, calling vgcreate with the full, real path to those
volumes would work. If that's not it, I'm stumped.
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