[linux-lvm] lvremove is not deleting the file system

Alasdair G Kergon agk at redhat.com
Mon Dec 30 02:00:26 UTC 2013

On Sun, Dec 29, 2013 at 07:58:04PM -0500, Guy Rouillier wrote:
> /dev/dell-vg/oraclelinux-root appears to contain an existing filesystem  
> (btrfs).
> Error: Use the -f option to force overwrite.

Does your version of xen-create-image offer a way to supply that -f?

If you're running lvremove yourself before retrying, look into running
wipefs manually on the device first.


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