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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
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
while formatting hard disk i am getting following error.
Partition 1 ends at 266338338
It must be between 34 and 143374704.
label error: EFI Labels do not support overlapping partitions
Partition 8 overlaps partition 1.
Warning: error writing EFI.
I have formatted the... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: nikhil kasar
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. Red Hat
I have a RHEL6 guest running on vmware esx server and the root disk size is 30G and i increased the disk size and create another partition /dev/sda3 but i do not know how to increase the size of the VG and then intrun LV .. can anyone help me on this .
fdisk -l /dev/sda
Disk /dev/sda:... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: fugitive
9. Red Hat
I have red hat enterprise 4. I would like to add more space on my lvm from the first partition that is not lvm type.
Here's the config
# fdisk -l
Disk /dev/sda: 73.4 GB, 73406611456 bytes
255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 8924 cylinders
Units = cylinders of 16065 * 512 = 8225280 bytes... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: itik
10. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
I have 40GB HD with mepis8, swap, MBR and under flags word boot.
I also have a 160 GB external with a few Linux OS, no swaps, no extended etc. I am total Linux no MS
I would feel more secure by resizing that sda1 partition and creating a /boot partition with the MBR housed there. Is that a... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: worthamtx