[linux-lvm] LVM 1 volumes and 2.6.2 kernel

AJ Lewis alewis at redhat.com
Mon Feb 16 09:25:00 UTC 2004

On Sun, Feb 15, 2004 at 06:04:14PM +0000, Duncan Hill wrote:
> Silly me decided a month or so back to migrate to 2.6, but I forgot that I
> had a LVM1 installation on my portable drive.  Said installation doesn't
> seem to work now - even with dm-mod loaded, I get errors about
> /dev/mapper/control.  What parts am I missing?
> Fedora Core 1
> 2.6.2 kernel
> lvm1 and lvm2 packages installed.

There is a script called devmap_mknod.sh in the device mapper tarball's
scripts directory - you need to run this script to create
/dev/mapper/control.  I don't know for sure, but I'd guess that it is
included in the debian packages for device-mapper.

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