[linux-lvm] LVM problem on MD devices
Dan Bar Dov
danb at voltaire.com
Wed Jun 2 15:34:43 UTC 2004
Yes, /dev/md/2 is the actual device file (I'm using devfs).
Also, I tested the same with LVM 1.0.8 plus I applied the kernel patches to
1.0.8, - same problem.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jeffrey Layton [mailto:jtlayton at poochiereds.net]
> Sent: Wednesday, June 02, 2004 5:55 PM
> To: LVM general discussion and development
> Cc: Dan Bar Dov
> Subject: Re: [linux-lvm] LVM problem on MD devices
> On Wed, 2004-06-02 at 10:44, Dan Bar Dov wrote:
> > I create an MD multipath device, and then a PV on it.
> > Pvdisplay on the device fails with
> > pvdisplay -- ERROR "pv_read(): pv_create_name_from_kdev_t" no VALID
> > physical volume "/dev/md/2"
> Just a guess here, but is /dev/md/2 an actual block device
> file? LVM is picky about symlinks and such...
> -- Jeff
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