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Bug 204900 - problem in vgcreate
problem in vgcreate
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: lvm2 (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Alasdair Kergon
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: 204898 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2006-09-01 01:11 EDT by Sneha
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-09-01 09:48:39 EDT
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Description Sneha 2006-09-01 01:11:05 EDT
Description of problem:
vgcreate does not create a directory for volume group in /dev/ directory though 
dir = "/dev" is set in lvm.conf file.

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Actual results:
No directory is create in /dev/ directory when I execute 
vgcreate vgTest /dev/sdh

Expected results:
Directory should be created in /dev/ like /dev/vgTest

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Comment 1 Alasdair Kergon 2006-09-01 09:46:25 EDT
*** Bug 204898 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 2 Alasdair Kergon 2006-09-01 09:48:39 EDT
Unlike LVM1, in LVM2 the directory doesn't get created until you actually have
an active logical volume within the volume group.  It's the code that
activates/deactivates logical volumes that creates/removes the directory.

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