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1. Red Hat
I have one logical volume with size as 900G and it is mounted as xfs file system.
Now I want to reduce this partition to 500G.
So I followed the below steps.
unmount the mount point /home
Reduced the volume using the command
Now I remounted the partition.
But the problem... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: kalpeer
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Oracle Linux 6.6
To create Physical Volumes for Volume groups (LVM) , the disk need to be partitioned to LVM type ie. 'Linux LVM' type . In fdisk , this can done by choosing 8e when prompted for partition type.
Since it is easy to script (non-interactive), I use parted command rather than... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: John K
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Please suggest me how do I create LVM snapshots in linux.
Vishal (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: admin_db
4. 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
I have install 2 HDD in my server and now installing the Centos6.4.
I want create the LVM of those 2 HDD's so while i'm doing this it is not allowing me to select these 2 disk's from allowable disk list.
Same problem if i tried to make Software RAID with creating LVM.
Please help. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: purushottamaher
6. Red Hat
I wanted to know how we can combine volumes over 2 physical drives.
# fdisk -l
Disk /dev/sda: 42.9 GB, 42949672960 bytes
255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 5221 cylinders
Units = cylinders of 16065 * 512 = 8225280 bytes
Device Boot Start End Blocks Id System
/dev/sda1 ... (16 Replies)
Discussion started by: ikn3
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
i have os 5.1 and i do mirror with hdisk0 and hdisk1 on rootvg
at the end i get error in mail that:
At least one partition mirror is broken please call sysadmin
hd5 boot 1 2 2 closed/stale N/A
the other fs seems ok and sync
what to do about the hd5??? (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: amitt74
9. Red Hat
How do I create /var as LVM type during install? I want my new OS to have /var as LVM so that I could extend it on the fly.
Thanks for any comment you may add. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: itik
10. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Hi, there are tons of RAID1 tutorials, but none of them deal with lvm. The problem is that I want to expand my current lvm partition over RAID1 rather than creating a new lvm partition after RAID1 is created.
My master harddrive has lvm partition. I'm wondering how to create a RAID1 image of... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: onthetopo