[linux-lvm] Re: vgscan --force-all-update-reread-and-take-that-kernel

Michael Loftis mloftis at wgops.com
Sun Jul 2 14:26:27 UTC 2006

--On June 28, 2006 12:25:48 PM -0400 Tristan Van Berkom <tvb at gnome.org> 

> Tristan Van Berkom wrote:
>> Hello lvm folks,
> Hi again...
>     seems I have found a way to make the script work, by making the
> "volume group" active throughout the whole procedure.
> So, before I commit that and close this book... is what I am doing
> insane ? is it crazy to go and add a new physical volume to a volume
> group that is living and breathing ? (i.e. "active" via `vgchange -ay')

Yes.  That's part of the whole point of LVM, it's operations can all be 
done online.

> Cheers,
>              -Tristan
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