In <4A6380D4.firstname.lastname@example.org>, Ron Johnson wrote: >On 2009-03-20 16:04, Boyd Stephen Smith Jr. wrote: >> On Friday 20 March 2009 09:02:24 Ron Johnson wrote: >>> 2. More importantly, what about when I power up the external >>> enclosure, after Linux is already running? Will lvm automagically >>> recognize the new drives as part of their own vg? Or will I have to >>> bounce lvm? >> >> You *may* have to run 'vgscan && vgchange -ay', but that should be >> enough. > >Well, that didn't work... > >If I umount the fs, then power-down the enclosure, That's your problem. Since you've got a VG on the disk, it is not the FS that is using it (directly), but LVM. You need to deactivate the VG before you power-down the enclosure. vgchange $VG -an. -- Boyd Stephen Smith Jr. ,= ,-_-. =. email@example.com ((_/)o o(\_)) ICQ: 514984 YM/AIM: DaTwinkDaddy `-'(. .)`-' http://iguanasuicide.net/ \_/
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