Bug#252164: Package: installation-reports
* firstname.lastname@example.org <email@example.com> [2004-06-10 19:42]:
> lvscan reports the same first three lines as vgscan and concludes
> by correctly listing all lvs, but as inactive. Here's the first listed:
> inactive '/dev/vg1/usrlv' [1.0 GB] next free (default).
Strange, I wonder why they're inactive... since you just created them,
they should be active. You did just create them, right? Or did they
exist before? In any case, can you type:
vgchange -a y
and restart the partitioner; then they should show up.
> And if so, isn't this where I should be able to select the line and add
> a filesystem and mount point to usrlv? Or should that take place in
> the Configure the Logical Volume Manager screen?
The devices should show up in the main partitioning menu together with
the hard drive and you'll be able to format them there.
> Volume group vg1 metadata is inconsistem, Volume group for uuid
> not found: <about 50 characters>, Unable to deactive logical
> volume "vg1".
Hmm... after activating them with the command above, can you reproduce