Bug 974323 - Thin provisioning kind of feature is not possible in LVM base storage pool and relavent informatin is not present in RHEL6 Virtualization Administration Guide.
Thin provisioning kind of feature is not possible in LVM base storage pool an...
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: doc-Virtualization_Administration_Guide (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Laura Novich
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Reported: 2013-06-13 21:01 EDT by Pratik Pravin Bandarkar
Modified: 2016-01-26 20:56 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2013-11-27 07:21:57 EST
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Description Pratik Pravin Bandarkar 2013-06-13 21:01:51 EDT
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Describe the issue: 
Issue:  Thin provisioning kind of feature is not possible in LVM base storage pool. i.e.If we create volume on LVM storage pool with parameters:
Capacity:       1.95 GiB & Allocation:     500.00 MiB

Further attach it to any vm. Then, size will not increase beyond 500MB. Detailed steps:

To summarize, the behaviour which we get is expected. If we want to use thin provisioning kind of feature then we should create directory base storage pool. But, I am unable to see such limitations from RHEL6 Virtualization Administration Guide. Can we add it in "Virtualization Administration Guide" ?

Suggestions for improvement: 
Add limitation of LVM storage pool information in Virtualization Administration Guide.

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Comment 7 Laura Novich 2013-11-27 07:21:57 EST
Closing as CURRENTRELEASE since this is now available in RHEL 6.5 GA.

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