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

Steve Wray steve.wray at paradise.net.nz
Sun Jul 4 19:00:19 UTC 2004

Alasdair G Kergon wrote:

> 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.

So you are saying that its not really bad and I should run it without test 
mode and it will be ok?

> > # 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!

Will do, thanks

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