[linux-lvm] lvm2 specificiation

Alasdair G Kergon agk at redhat.com
Thu Feb 5 22:46:59 UTC 2009

On Thu, Feb 05, 2009 at 01:54:00PM -0800, Vinay Srini wrote:
> I have a requirement to mount multiple volume groups with the same name 
> (VolGroup00, as that is the most popular default name), without first 
> using vgrename (because something might go wrong, and I may not be able 
> to restore the name back).
It was an early design decision that every VG on a system should have a
different name.  Departures from that won't get supported - because it's so
simple to choose different names!

agk at redhat.com

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