[linux-lvm] initializing a PV, which was part of an old VG
Stuart D. Gathman
stuart at bmsi.com
Thu Oct 6 13:11:36 UTC 2011
On Thu, 6 Oct 2011, Alexander Lyakas wrote:
> yes, I only had a single PV, and I did pvcreate on it, and then
> lvm_scan() from my process.
> So you suggest to use first pvremove and then pvcreate? Because
> pvcreate I do in any case. So pvcreate alone is not similar to
> pvremove followed by pvcreate?
Yes, you need to pvremove first to start from scratch.
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