[linux-lvm] Accessing volume group on single drive of failed raid 1?
me at mattgillen.net
Thu Mar 30 21:59:25 UTC 2006
Kevin Mescher wrote:
> Is there a way to access/start up a volume group from a
> single drive of a failed raid 1?
Sure. I've done it recently.
> I had a drive fail on my raid 1 array, and I didn't want to
> have to bring up a md device to be able to access the
> volume group information.
Why? The md device should be perfectly functional with 1 working drive.
> Is there any way to access the
> individual drives in the array without having to bring it
I don't think so, but that's more a RAID question than an LVM one.
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