Cant you just do a "vgchange -aey" to put the vg into exclusive mode? Thats what used to be the way to do it. Its been a while though.
Alternatively, you might try to import vg with lickproto=lock_nolock, then do pvmove.
On 13/12/2012, at 13:46, Nicolas Ross <rossnick-lists cybercat ca> wrote:
> Hugo Lombard a écrit :
>> On Wed, Dec 12, 2012 at 02:30:57PM -0500, Nicolas Ross wrote:
>>>> AFAICR on CentOS 5 I had to install cmirror and the applicable
>>>> kmod-cmirror, make sure the cmirror service was started, and then pvmove
>>>> did it's thing.
>>> Do I need to start it on all nodes ? For now, it's not installed at all.
>> Yes, I think you have to.
> I can't still do it...
> I had to deactivate the LV, and activate it exclusivly on one node, and issue the pvmove, and I still get :
> Error locking on node node206.lan: device-mapper: create ioctl on VGa-pvmove0 failed: Device or resource busy
> Failed to suspend logicalvolumename
> ABORTING: Volume group metadata update failed. (first_time: 1)
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