[linux-lvm] A question about deleting partitions - LVM related

Nix nix at esperi.org.uk
Tue Jan 16 20:16:27 UTC 2007

On 11 Jan 2007, Yalusa Jongihlati told this:
> My concern is that this will change the partition numbers of the partitions
> currently 12, 13 and 14. As can be seen these currently form part of LVM
> partitions. If the partition numbers change eg sda12 to sda10, my concern is
> whether LVM will adjust accordingly? Or is there a command I will have to
> run once I have re-partitioned? The LVM partitions are all reiserfs.

It should adapt automatically: this is one of the things vgscan does at
boot time.

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