[linux-lvm] how to access partitioned logical volumes?
mangoo at wpkg.org
Fri Dec 21 15:57:56 UTC 2007
I have a server which uses LVM2 and "exports" these volume using iSCSI.
On iSCSI initiators, I can use those "exported" volumes, including
partitions, just fine:
# ls -l
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 10 Aug 31 19:06 part -> ../../sdaa
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 11 Aug 31 19:06 part1 -> ../../sdaa1
On the server with LVM I also see that the disk is partitioned, but
that's about it:
# fdisk /dev/mapper/san1-sample -l
Disk /dev/mapper/san1-mibeg--sql1: 8589 MB, 8589934592 bytes
64 heads, 32 sectors/track, 8192 cylinders
Units = cylinders of 2048 * 512 = 1048576 bytes
Device Boot Start End Blocks
/dev/mapper/san1-samplep1 * 1 8191 8387568
However, I've no idea how to access that partition (i.e., mount it) on
the server with LVM. Perhaps I have to create some nodes, but what nodes?
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