[linux-lvm] merging snapshots and lvs bug

Alasdair G Kergon agk at redhat.com
Fri Jul 15 22:14:02 UTC 2011

On Fri, Jul 15, 2011 at 01:01:15PM -0700, ben wrote:
> It isn't a special case. Invalid snaps use capital 'S' in the first column and 
> so do merging snaps. The invalid snap 'S' dates back to old versions of LVM. 
> Here we have three snaps, the first is invalid, the second is merging and the 
> last is normal:
Oh, yes, I see.  Curiously the man page used to mention that and it got
replaced with S for merging.

So do you think we should remove that capitalisation, as per the man page
I quoted?


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