Bug 582953 - Misleading help information about lvcreate command
Misleading help information about lvcreate command
Status: CLOSED UPSTREAM
Product: Virtualization Tools
Classification: Community
Component: libguestfs (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Richard W.M. Jones
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Reported: 2010-04-16 05:26 EDT by Yufang Zhang
Modified: 2010-05-20 20:31 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2010-05-12 08:27:22 EDT
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Description Yufang Zhang 2010-04-16 05:26:06 EDT
Description of problem:
lvcreate command is misleading for it mixes up 'logical volume' with volume group.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
libguestfs-1.0.85-1.fc12.3.x86_64

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.><fs> help lvcreate 
NAME
    lvcreate - create an LVM volume group

SYNOPSIS
     lvcreate logvol volgroup mbytes

DESCRIPTION
    This creates an LVM volume group called "logvol" on the volume group
    "volgroup", with "size" megabytes.

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Expected results:
><fs> help lvcreate 
NAME
    lvcreate - create an LVM logical volume 

SYNOPSIS
     lvcreate logvol volgroup mbytes

DESCRIPTION
    This creates an LVM logical volume called "logvol" on the volume group
    "volgroup", with "size" megabytes.


Additional info:
Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2010-04-20 15:12:18 EDT
libguestfs-1.2.3-1.el5 has been submitted as an update for Fedora EPEL 5.
http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/libguestfs-1.2.3-1.el5
Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2010-04-20 18:25:49 EDT
libguestfs-1.2.3-1.fc13 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 13.
http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/libguestfs-1.2.3-1.fc13
Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2010-04-21 08:42:37 EDT
libguestfs-1.2.3-1.fc12.6 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 12.
http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/libguestfs-1.2.3-1.fc12.6
Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2010-05-20 20:31:29 EDT
libguestfs-1.2.3-1.el5 has been pushed to the Fedora EPEL 5 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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