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1. Red Hat
is possible to convert standard partition ext4 to LVM with preserving data? is yes then how? OS is Linux 5 / 6 (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: manoj.solaris
2. Red Hat
Background : I am installing the KVM based RHEL OS VM on one of the HP pro-line physical server.
Issue: While doing custom layout partition, i want to create partition lvm based , for example :lv_root.
But problem is that, whenever i am creating the partition, its showing /sda1... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Nats
3. Red Hat
I have a Red Hat Linux 5.9 Server installed with one hard disk & 2 Partitions created on it as follows,
/boot - Linux Partition & another is
LVM - One VG & under that 5-6 Logical volumes(var,opt,home etc).
Here my requirement is to take out 1GB of space from LVM ( Any logical... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: gr8_usk
4. Red Hat
I need a suggesstion i have 2 disk if i installed OS / root partition by making Lvm in one disk and data in other disk also with the lvm, means 2 different lvms.
Is making LVM partition for OS disk will the performacne will be good?
Can i make 2 different lvm one is for OS and other for... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Rahulne25
5. Red Hat
In my production server having
Enterprise Linux Enterprise Linux Server release 5.5 (Carthage)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server release 5.5 (Tikanga)
we have a filesystem of 197 gb (Type ext 3)
Hadisk in which this filesystem reside is sdb is of 217 gb. (NO LVM)
Now I want to... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: salmanraza
6. Red Hat
let me start by saying I appreciate your assistance always.
I was practicing how to encrypt partitions in my server. I encrypted an lvm partition using luks and when I tried to remove the partition using lvremove, I get this message
Logical volume vg10/lvol1 is used by another... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: cjashu
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I m using redhat 6, I have installed root partition as non-LVM .
Is there any way i can convert it to LVM? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: pinga123
8. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
I have a really big problem right now. I (accidently) formatted a ext3 partition with "mkfs.ext3 /dev/sda1". The problem is that I REALLY need some files from there. The partition had a size of about 4GB, after accidently formatting it, I accidently rewrote Grub on it :wall: I hope I didn't... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: al0x
9. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
I accidentally deleted one of my ext3 partitions from Windows XP. However, since I did not make new partitions over it, or format that area, I guess my data is safe. So I made a new partition with the same cylinder boundary values using fdisk (in Linux). But I cannot access my old data on that... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: digjam
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm trying to delete my red hat partitions so I can restructure my computer's hard drive. I want to delete the Boot, /, and Swapspace partitions so I can rearrange my drive and install some other systems. In partition magic when I attempt to delete the Ext3 partitions, it reads as not being able to... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: djtrippin