Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 140562
lvcreate: failing silently on VG creation if PV hasn't enough extents available
Last modified: 2009-04-16 19:11:05 EDT
Description of problem:
Create a VG with two PVs where one of the PVs is bigger than the
other. Then create an LV on that VG (2 stripes, 64K) with a size that
is more than twice the size of the smallest PV.
Results: Fails silently
Expect: Error message that there were not enough free extents on the
smaller PV to complete this operation.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
Fixed @ 0.9.17-1.0
I am now getting an error similar to the following, which is what is
lvcreate command failed. Command attempted: "/usr/sbin/lvcreate -n LV1
-l 10000 -i 2 -I 64 VG1" - System Error Message: Insufficient
allocatable extents suitable for parallel use for logical volume LV1:
Verified in system-config-lvm-0.9.17-1.0.