[linux-lvm] lvextend

Bengt Heijnesson bengt_heijnesson at se.ibm.com
Thu Oct 14 06:56:22 UTC 2004


Have tried to extend a volume group but lvextend fails

# lvextend -v -L+1G /dev/itsdata/smb_home
lvextend -- checking for valid logical volume path
lvextend -- locking logical volume manager
lvextend -- checking existence of logical volume "/dev/itsdata/smb_home"
lvextend -- checking for active logical volume "/dev/itsdata/smb_home"
lvextend -- reading volume group data of volume group "itsdata" from
lvextend -- getting index of logical volume "/dev/itsdata/smb_home" in
volume group "itsdata"
lvextend -- getting status of "/dev/itsdata/smb_home" from VGDA in kernel
lvextend -- rounding size to stripe boundary size
lvextend -- extending logical volume "/dev/itsdata/smb_home" to 23.87 GB
lvextend -- setting up logical volume "/dev/itsdata/smb_home" for extend
lvextend -- not enough free/allocatable physical extents to extend logical
volume "/dev/itsdata/smb_home"

--- Volume group ---
VG Name               itsdata
VG Access             read/write
VG Status             available/resizable
VG #                  0
MAX LV                256
Cur LV                1
Open LV               1
MAX LV Size           255.99 GB
Max PV                256
Cur PV                20
Act PV                20
VG Size               45.70 GB
PE Size               4 MB
Total PE              11700
Alloc PE / Size       5850 / 22.85 GB
Free  PE / Size       5850 / 22.85 GB
VG UUID               w7CoKp-yGH3-OfuG-UQLY-Mu8l-aknD-Ioko6h

Any Hints ?


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