[linux-lvm] pvmove - Can't expand LV: Mirror supportmissingfromkernel?

Alasdair G Kergon agk at redhat.com
Sun Jul 4 11:38:46 UTC 2004

On Sun, Jul 04, 2004 at 12:49:06PM +1200, Steve Wray wrote:
> but pvmove -tv /dev/hdf4 still fails with;
>   ABORTING: Temporary mirror activation failed.

That's test mode for you: it's continuing further into
the pvmove than is possible when all writes are turned off
(which is what test mode does) - it needs fixing to bail
out sooner cleanly.
> # lvm version
>   LVM version:     2.00.08 (2003-11-14)
>   Library version: 1.00.07-ioctl (2003-11-21)

You really should update both of those.
Look at the current WHAT_NEW file to see how many fixed bugs 
you're running with!
agk at redhat.com

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