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1. Red Hat
I want to create a file system dedicated for an application installation. But there is no space in volume group to create a new logical volume. There is enough space in other logical volume which is being mounted on /var.
I know we can use that logical volume and create a virtual... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: vamshigvk475
I just read that while creating a logical volume(LV) we can choose the region of the physical volume (PV) in which the LV should be created.
When I say region I mean: outer edge - outer middle - center - inner middle and inner edge.
Can anyone help me understand the utility... (11 Replies)
Discussion started by: adilyos
3. 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
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am new to unix. I am working on Red Hat Linux and side by side on AIX also. After reading the concepts of Storage, I am now really confused regarding the terminologies
Please help me to understand these concepts. (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: kashifsd17
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm added a new disk to my server (virtual environment)
It used to be a Volume Group=Vol_Group01
and Logical Volume= Log_Vol_01_Data
and I see /dev/sdb
Disk /dev/sdb doesn't contain a valid partition table
Disk /dev/sdc: 133.1 GB, 133143986176 bytes
255 heads, 63... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: karlochacon
This is the report I got running the comand rptconf, but I would like to know what is the capacity of the disks installed into our server power 6 with AIX
System Model: IBM,7778-23X
Machine Serial Number: 1066D5A
Processor Type: PowerPC_POWER6
Processor Implementation Mode: POWER 6... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: cucosss
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
hi guys, i`m trying to take 40GB of my sda5 (/home mounted) to create new volume group(lvc)
here`s the df output:
/dev/sda2 7,9G 3,3G 4,3G 44% /
udevfs 5,0M 60K 5,0M 2% /dev
shmfs 379M 0 379M 0% /dev/shm
tmpfs 379M ... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: neverhood
Can anyone help me on how I can do a basic check on the Unix filesystems / physical volumes and logical volumes?
What items should I check, like where do I look at in smit? Or are there commands that I should execute?
I need to do this as I was informed by IBM that there seems to be... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: chipahoys
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I was in smit, checking on disc space, etc. and it appears that one of our physical volumes that is part of a large volume group, has no free physical partitions. The server is running AIX 5.1. What would be the advisable step to take in this instance? (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: markper
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I need explanations about physical disks and physical volumes. What is the difference between these 2 things?
In fact, i am trying to understand what the AIX lspv2command does.
Thank you in advance. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: VeroL