On Thu, Jul 28, 2005 at 11:17:41AM -0400, Ming Zhang wrote: > I think this is a very common question but i can not find the answer. > any idea on how to access the partition on these lv since no device > node? > > > [root fc3-i386-2 ~]# fdisk /dev/vg1/v1 -l > > Disk /dev/vg1/v1: 469 MB, 469762048 bytes > 255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 57 cylinders > Units = cylinders of 16065 * 512 = 8225280 bytes > > Device Boot Start End Blocks Id System > /dev/vg1/v1p1 1 13 104391 83 Linux > /dev/vg1/v1p2 14 57 353430 83 Linux You don't. Don't put partition tables on LVs. The whole point of using LVM is you don't need to partition anymore, and your block devices can be dynamic. If you another block devices, you lvcreate it. If you don't have enough space in your VG, you add a PV to it, then lvcreate the new block device. Have you read through the HOWTO referenced below? -- AJ Lewis Voice: 612-638-0500 Red Hat E-Mail: alewis redhat com One Main Street SE, Suite 209 Minneapolis, MN 55414 Current GPG fingerprint = D9F8 EDCE 4242 855F A03D 9B63 F50C 54A8 578C 8715 Grab the key at: http://people.redhat.com/alewis/gpg.html or one of the many keyservers out there...
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