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Re: [linux-lvm] Maximum # of PEs Per PV



On Wed, 31.01.01, Holger Rauch <Holger Rauch heitec de> wrote:

[snip]

> Now, I've got a few questions:
> 1. Why do I only have 229GB available on this volume group instead of
> 240G?

Well, the problem here is that harddisk vendors sell disks that have a
capacity of 80 * 1000 * 1000 kB but name this 80GB, which is 80 * 1024
* 1024 kB.

So your three disks have 3 * 80 * 1000^2 / (1024^2) = 228.88 

So your only have 229 GB total capacity and LVM is quite correct :)

greetings,

Nils

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