[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]

Re: [dm-devel] Re: LVM on dmraid breakage



On Thu, Aug 09, 2007 at 01:27:34PM -0400, Phillip Susi wrote:
Alasdair G Kergon wrote:
But I don't yet see why it didn't also open the other devices, write a warning
message about duplicate IDs, and do the right thing and give them
precedence.

Why would it open the other devices? LVM does not scan /dev/mapper/*, only /dev/sd*. Since it does not scan the /dev/mapper devices for pvs, it sees no duplicates and can not "do the right thing".

LVM scans the whole /dev directory, unless you configure it otherwise.

L.

--
Luca Berra -- bluca comedia it
       Communication Media & Services S.r.l.
/"\
\ /     ASCII RIBBON CAMPAIGN
 X        AGAINST HTML MAIL
/ \


[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]