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Re: [linux-lvm] lvm on alpha



i thought i had sent a prior email with the info, but
i guess not, well here it is:

# fdisk -l /dev/sdb

Disk /dev/sdb: 134 heads, 62 sectors, 1019 cylinders
Units = cylinders of 8308 * 512 bytes

   Device Boot    Start       End    Blocks   Id  System
/dev/sdb1             1      1019   4232895   8e  Linux LVM

# pvcreate -vd /dev/sdb
<1> lvm_get_iop_version -- CALLED
<22> lvm_check_special -- CALLED
<22> lvm_check_special -- LEAVING
<1> lvm_get_iop_version -- AFTER ioctl ret: 0
<1> lvm_get_iop_version -- LEAVING with ret: 10
pvcreate -- locking logical volume manager
<1> lvm_lock -- CALLED
<22> lvm_check_special -- CALLED
<22> lvm_check_special -- LEAVING
<1> lvm_lock -- LEAVING with ret: 0
pvcreate -- checking physical volume name "/dev/sdb"
<1> pv_check_name -- CALLED with "/dev/sdb"
<22> lvm_check_chars -- CALLED with name: "/dev/sdb"
<22> lvm_check_chars -- LEAVING with ret: 0
<22> lvm_check_dev -- CALLED
<22> lvm_check_dev -- LEAVING with ret: 1
<1> pv_check_name -- LEAVING with ret: 0
pvcreate -- getting physical volume size
pvcreate -- checking partition type
pvcreate -- invalid partition type 0x1 for "/dev/sdb" (must be 0x8e)

<1> lvm_unlock -- CALLED
<1> lvm_unlock -- LEAVING with ret: 0


i can set the partition at 83 or 82 and it still says it's fat12


On Wed, 27 Jun 2001, Heinz Mauelshagen wrote:

>
> Sean,
>
> could you provide your "fdisk -l" output on the disk(s) in question
> and the pvcreate output as well?
>
> Thanks,
> Heinz      -- The LVM guy --
>
> On Tue, Jun 26, 2001 at 03:50:31PM -0700, Sean McConnell wrote:
> >
> > I may just be blind, but do people have the lvm working
> > on alphas.  I compiled and tryied both 2.4.4 and 2.4.5
> > on Rh7 on my alpha, but no matter what pvcreate won't
> > see the partition type of any partition, just says
> > they're 0x1...
> > a simple NO will do unless there's a solution.
> > thanks
> >
> > sean mcconnell
> >
> >
> > _______________________________________________
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> > read the LVM HOW-TO at http://www.sistina.com/lvm/Pages/howto.html
>
> *** Software bugs are stupid.
>     Nevertheless it needs not so stupid people to solve them ***
>
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-- 
Sean McConnell, smcconnell clark edu
Unix System Administrator
Computer Technology/Science
Clark College



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