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Re: installing sarge to lvm



On Sun, Jul 03, 2005 at 04:23:31PM -0400, Rick Pasotto wrote:
> On Sat, Jul 02, 2005 at 09:29:15PM -0400, Roberto C. Sanchez wrote:
> 
> > After that, you go back to the partitioner and then the new LVM
> > logical volumes will appear at the bottom of the list.  Then you
> > select them one at a time and assign them to the partitions/whatever
> > you want.
> 
> Nope. All I see are the four disk partitions. 
> 
> The 'Modify Logical Volumes' gives only 'Create' and 'Delete' as
> options. It seems strange that the only way to see a list of logical
> volumes already created is to pretend you want to delete one of them.
> This shows the list to select from and shows that the file systems are
> unknown and there is no mount point.
> 
I forget exactly where the options are, but once you create the logical
volumes, they should be listed by the partitioner.

> > In my case, I have logical volumes called var, usr, local, and opt in a
> > volume group called vg00.  I have / and /boot on their own real
> > partitions, for good measure.
> 
> Yes, that's pretty much what I want to do.
> 
> > In the partitioner, I had to go and select /dev/mapper/vg00-usr and
> > tell it I wanted ext3 and to mount it as /usr.  Once I figured out the
> > correct sequence it was not too difficult. Unfortunately that part of
> > the install process seems a little too unintuitive.
> 
> Rather than simply unintuitive I think it's either non-existent or
> superbly hidden.
> 
That is quite strange.  I am not sure what to tell you.

-Roberto
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Roberto C. Sanchez
http://familiasanchez.net/~sanchezr

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