[linux-lvm] Mounting part of a logical volume?
retapang at gmail.com
Sat Mar 17 03:16:10 UTC 2007
On 3/17/07, p3tr0x at aol.com <p3tr0x at aol.com> wrote:
> I have a Fedora Core 6 system with a root volume group (VolGroup00)
> spanning 2 physical drives. Through my own negligence the first drive got
> overwritten when the system was rebooted with a bootable cd in the drive.
> This effectively reformated the primary drive but left the second drive
> intact. What I would like to do is mount the second drive to see if there is
> any data worth retrieving before rebuilding the system.
> I can boot onto a rescue CD so I can access the drive through lvm.
> lvdisplay reports that it cannot find all of the physical volumes which
> makes sense as the other drive was reformatted. pvscan also reports a
> missing drive.
> Can anyone give me a pointer on what might be my next step?
this might help:
roderick e. tapang, nclp
retapang at gmail dot com
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