[linux-lvm] Option to silence "WARNING: Sum of all thin volume sizes exceeds the size of thin pool"

Gionatan Danti g.danti at assyoma.it
Tue Sep 19 08:49:10 UTC 2017

On 18/09/2017 23:10, matthew patton wrote:
> If the warnings are not being emitted to STDERR then that needs to be fixed right off the bat.

The line with WARNINGs are written on STDERR, at least con recent LVM 

> 'lvs -q blah' should squash any warnings.
> 'lvcreate' frankly shouldn't output anything unless invoked with '-v' anyway. So therefore '-q' should also squash warnings.

I'm not sure this is the right approach. I do not expect "-q" to remove 
*all* warnings, because warnings can be quite important.


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