Bug 199618 - vgremove should behave like lvremove and pvremove
vgremove should behave like lvremove and pvremove
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: lvm2 (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Milan Broz
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Reported: 2006-07-20 15:26 EDT by Corey Marthaler
Modified: 2013-02-28 23:04 EST (History)
4 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: RHBA-2007-0753
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Last Closed: 2007-11-15 10:58:15 EST
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Proposed fix (549 bytes, patch)
2007-03-15 09:15 EDT, Milan Broz
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Description Corey Marthaler 2006-07-20 15:26:44 EDT
pvremove and lvremove both require arguments, vgremove does not.

Description of problem:
[root@taft-04 ~]# lvscan
  ACTIVE            '/dev/vg/lvol0' [1.00 GB] inherit
[root@taft-04 ~]# lvremove
  Please enter one or more logical volume paths
  lvremove: Remove logical volume(s) from the system

        [-A|--autobackup y|n]
        LogicalVolume[Path] [LogicalVolume[Path]...]

[root@taft-04 ~]# lvremove /dev/vg/lvol0
Do you really want to remove active logical volume "lvol0"? [y/n]: y
  Logical volume "lvol0" successfully removed

[root@taft-04 ~]# vgscan
  Reading all physical volumes.  This may take a while...
  Found volume group "vg" using metadata type lvm2
[root@taft-04 ~]# vgremove
  Volume group "vg" successfully removed

[root@taft-04 ~]# pvscan
  PV /dev/sdb1         lvm2 [272.46 GB]
  PV /dev/sdc1         lvm2 [272.46 GB]
  PV /dev/sdd1         lvm2 [964.81 MB]
  Total: 3 [545.86 GB] / in use: 0 [0   ] / in no VG: 3 [545.86 GB]
[root@taft-04 ~]# pvremove
  Please enter a physical volume path
  pvremove: Remove LVM label(s) from physical volume(s)

        [-f[f]|--force [--force]]
        PhysicalVolume [PhysicalVolume...]

[root@taft-04 ~]# pvremove /dev/sdb1 /dev/sdc1 /dev/sdd1
  Labels on physical volume "/dev/sdb1" successfully wiped
  Labels on physical volume "/dev/sdc1" successfully wiped
  Labels on physical volume "/dev/sdd1" successfully wiped
Comment 1 Milan Broz 2007-03-15 09:15:23 EDT
Created attachment 150122 [details]
Proposed fix
Comment 2 Milan Broz 2007-03-15 10:03:01 EDT
Fixed upstream in 2.02.24.
Comment 3 RHEL Product and Program Management 2007-05-09 05:59:57 EDT
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release.  Product Management has requested
further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
products.  This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update
Comment 5 Corey Marthaler 2007-07-27 11:46:17 EDT
fix verified in lvm2-2.02.27-1.el4.
Comment 7 errata-xmlrpc 2007-11-15 10:58:15 EST
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
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