[linux-lvm] metadata device too small

Zdenek Kabelac zkabelac at redhat.com
Sun Jan 12 18:11:40 UTC 2020

Dne 11. 01. 20 v 18:57 Ede Wolf napsal(a):
> After having swapped a 2,2T thinpool metadata device for a 16GB one, I've run


There was a good reason I've specified in my email to use the value 15G.

With 16G there is 'problem' (not yet resolved known issue) with different max 
size used by thin_repair (15.875G) & lvm2 (15.8125G) tools.

If you want to go with current max size supported by lvm2 - use the value 



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