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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
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
3. 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
4. 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
I have a server booted into sysresccd (mini-linux OS) with 1 40 GB disk attached
I am trying to create a volume group and restore another server into the new one
However, when I try to create a partition for /boot it seems that my VG in LVM is not recognized anymore
These are the... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: galuzan
6. 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
7. 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
8. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
I have a RHEL system with two 500GB hard drives in RAID 1 (I think hardware, but not 100% certain - any way to tell?).
It looks like it was just set up in default configuration with a small boot partition and one huge partition for the rest, which composes a LVM volume.
I want... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: builder88
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 am using RHEL4 OS and the problem i have is that when i try to umount an LVM implemented partition after checking the properties of the mounted folder it gives the error of device busy .
things iam not doing : iam not in the mounted woulder either by shell or by GUI.
thing iam not trying do... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Tahir Saleh