[linux-lvm] "cannot allocate memory" when trying to do a snapshot?

Tomasz Chmielewski mangoo at wpkg.org
Mon Aug 27 16:25:31 UTC 2007

Brian J. Murrell schrieb:
> On Mon, 2007-08-27 at 18:08 +0200, Tomasz Chmielewski wrote:
>> Some more info on that.
>> Apparently, this whole snapshotting thing is not very stable, and there 
>> are bugs in it.
> This whole snapshotting thing is a known and fixed bug.  I opened a bug
> about it in RH's bugzilla about a year ago but am unable to log back in
> there to find it specifically for you.  Search for bugs reported by
> anyone @interlinx.bc.ca.  Try the word "kcopy" in the bug if there are
> too many listed.

Looks like it's here:


Let's see if upgrading the kernel helps...

Tomasz Chmielewski

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