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The only thing that is different from your syntax compared to what I normally use is the name option. I will usually do a one word name and it will end up on the volume groups path in /dev/. Try just setting -n to u08 and see if you get the results you are looking for.
thanks... i didn't want to use all of the 2.12 tb at this time, i only need a logical volume of 150gb at this time which and i'm only going to use about 60% of that.. if an when i need more space i can always to a lvextend