[buug] lvm issue

John de la Garza john at jjdev.com
Fri Sep 7 00:35:13 PDT 2007

didn't work

it got IO errors

On Aug 31, 2007, at 2:35 PM, Sami Juvonen wrote:

> vgreduce --removemissing
> From the man page:
> Removes  all  missing physical volumes from the volume group and makes
> the volume group consistent again.
> It's a good idea to run this option with --test  first  to  find out
> what it would remove before running it for real.
> Any  logical volumes and dependent snapshots that were partly on the
> missing disks get removed completely.  This  includes  those parts
> that lie on disks that are still present.
> If your logical volumes spanned several disks including the ones that
> are lost, you might want to try to salvage  data  first  by activating
>  your  logical volumes with --partial as described in
> lvm (8).
> On 8/31/07, John de la Garza <john at jjdev.com> wrote:
>> I had an external device hooked up to my box and it got removed
>> without first deactivating the lvm volume group.

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