[linux-lvm] scary message (incorrect header checksum)

Alasdair G Kergon agk at redhat.com
Tue Jan 11 14:21:17 UTC 2005

On Mon, Jan 10, 2005 at 09:44:34PM +0100, Marc Cousin wrote:
> flo:~# vgscan
>   Reading all physical volumes.  This may take a while...
>   Incorrect metadata area header checksum
>   Found volume group "data" using metadata type lvm2
> It doesn't seem to be a problem, as the lvms are working correctly, but I'd 
> like to get rid of this warning...
> How can I do this ?
The message might come from a volume that is not part of your
volume group.

Add '-vvvv' for debugging information to see what is causing the

agk at redhat.com

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