[linux-lvm] Moving Xen LV to image and mounting the image.

Stuart D. Gathman stuart at bmsi.com
Fri Nov 14 15:48:16 UTC 2008

On Fri, 14 Nov 2008, Chris Edwards wrote:

> mount -o loop wdcdns1.img /mnt/tmp/
> mount: you must specify the filesystem type
> ---
> mount -t xfs -o loop,ro,noatime,nodev,nofsck ~/wdcdns1.img /mnt/tmp/
> mount: unknown filesystem type 'xfs'

If the filesystem is indeed xfs, then you are missing the xfs module
in your kernel.  On Centos, it is in extras and must be installed

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