[linux-lvm] maximum length of logical volume name

Thanos Makatos thanos.makatos at citrix.com
Wed Nov 6 15:04:34 UTC 2013

It seems that the maximum name length of a logical volume is 127 bytes (discovered by trial and error). Just to make sure we're using the correct value, is this value documented somewhere? Is it possible to retrieve it at run-time?

Thanos Makatos
Software Engineer (XenServer Storage)
Citrix Systems Ltd.
Cambridge, UK

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