Bug 152324 - Anaconda reports an error when attempting to remove logical volumes
Summary: Anaconda reports an error when attempting to remove logical volumes
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Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: anaconda   
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Version: 4.0
Hardware: ia64 Linux
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Assignee: Peter Jones
QA Contact: Mike McLean
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Reported: 2005-03-28 16:04 UTC by Daniel W. Ottey
Modified: 2011-07-27 16:42 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2011-07-27 16:42:15 UTC
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anaconda dump file (591.01 KB, text/plain)
2005-03-28 16:04 UTC, Daniel W. Ottey
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Description Daniel W. Ottey 2005-03-28 16:04:35 UTC
Description of problem:
Anaconda reports an error when attempting to remove logical volumes, and then
reboots the system.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:
I had a disk which previously contained an LVM logicial volume.  I
re-initialized the disk using the LSI320 Megaraid utility.  But the Red Hat
installer still saw the old LV group.  I used Disk Druid in the installer to
delete the old partitions and create new ones.  When the installer attempted to
perform the LV removals, I received this error.  Then the system rebooted.

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Comment 1 Daniel W. Ottey 2005-03-28 16:04:35 UTC
Created attachment 112386 [details]
anaconda dump file

Comment 2 Chris Lumens 2007-03-14 20:05:15 UTC
Peter - this is just another instance of this problem, which I know you've seen
a bunch of times and know how to fix by hand at least.

  Volume group VolGroup00 metadata is inconsistent
  Volume group for uuid not found:
  Unable to deactivate logical volume "LogVol00"
  Device '/dev/sda2' has been left open.
  Inconsistent metadata copies found - updating to use version 4

Comment 3 Andy Lindeberg 2008-10-01 19:18:36 UTC
Are you still having this problem with RHEL 4.7?

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