[linux-lvm] Adding a disk to expand an existing logical volume
Bryn M. Reeves
bmr at redhat.com
Wed May 19 17:05:27 UTC 2010
On 05/19/2010 05:46 PM, Digimer wrote:
> On 10-05-19 12:37 PM, kevin wrote:
>>> If I were you, I would not bother with partition(s). I will add the
>>> whole disk to LVM.
>> I intend for the entire disk to be used -- so I should just skip the fdisk
> Unless Malahal knows something I don't (which is always possible), then
> you still need to create a single partition that consumes the whole disk
> and then assign that to you VG.
Running pvcreate on a whole disk works just fine.
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