On Sun, Jun 24 '01 at 17:30, Mark J. Bobak wrote: > # pvcreate /dev/sdc > pvcreate -- device "/dev/sdc" has a partition table > > So, can anyone offer me a clue as to the problem? Well, you can force pvcreate to use /dev/sdc, but you should not. use fdisk to make one partition (/dev/sdc1) with the full capacity of /dev/sdc and make it as LVM (type: 8e). Than use pvcreate /dev/sdc1 (this marks sdc1 as a PV) and add it to the VG as described in the whitepaper/faq. Goetz.
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