Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 182336
won't format disk if old lvm metadata is there
Last modified: 2014-03-16 22:58:23 EDT
Have, in kickstart:
part / --onpart=hda2 --fstype=ext3
part /boot --onpart=hda1 --fstype=ext3
hda2 was, at some point previous, a PV. lvm pvscan finds it.
anaconda dies trying to format hda2 with:
mke2fs 1.38 (30-Jun-2005)
/tmp/hda2 is apparently in use by the system; will not make a filesystem here!
Are we not freeing the vg we find?
Can you get /tmp/lvmout? We haven't changed any of this code, so it should be
getting removed unless lvm broke something (... surely not! :-)
The box has been reinstalled about 5 times since then. Ugh. Will attempt to
requested by Jams Antill
Closing for now. Don't have a harness to reproduce.