[linux-lvm] can t resize my lvm

Matthias Meyer Matthias.Meyer at gmx.li
Tue Nov 22 22:26:13 UTC 2005

Am Dienstag 22 November 2005 10:58 schrieb Heinz Mauelshagen:
> Matthias,
> you don't need to deactivate your VG in order to grow it.
> That's the whole point behind LVM: be able to adjust your changing
> storage requirements online.
> Do "vgchange -ay", "vgextend LVM2 /dev/hdc1" and you'll have your
> VG online with extended capacity to grow your LV and FS in another step.
> Regards,
> Heinz    -- The LVM Guy --
Thanks for your hint.
vdr:~# vgchange -ay LVM2
vgchange -- volume group "LVM2" does not exist

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