[linux-lvm] Lvm Strange Problem

Jörg Stephan ml at johestephan.de
Mon Oct 11 12:59:07 UTC 2010

Am 11.10.2010 14:40, schrieb Stuart D. Gathman:
> On Mon, 11 Oct 2010, Jörg Stephan wrote:
>> We powered them up, and about 50% of the more than 30 servers on the
>> iscsi were timestamped 23. feb 2010.
>> For now it seems that most of the freezed systems were snapshoted last year.
> It seems pretty clear that all your servers have both a snapshot and a
> live LV.  At power up, they search for their disk and randomly find
> either the live or the snapshot first.  You need to take the snapshots 
> out of the search path.

Hi again,

well, mostly the snapshot was removed some days after they were made.
Also the snapshots had of course different names, how could it be that
they were used? And even if this, why are all machines with the failure
bound to the same date?



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