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Old 04-17-2012, 03:37 AM   #1
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How to convert non LVM root partition to LVM?


Hi Guys,

I m using redhat 6, I have installed root partition as non-LVM .

Is there any way i can convert it to LVM?
 
Old 04-17-2012, 09:41 AM   #2
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Something like this, http://tldp.org/HOWTO/LVM-HOWTO/upgraderoottolvm.html, isn't it?
 
Old 04-18-2012, 12:36 AM   #3
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Document seems to be old and using LVM1 and LILO.
 
Old 04-18-2012, 04:21 AM   #4
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Document seems to be old and using LVM1 and LILO.
Well, I just gave you an idea and asked you something like that. Rest you try on google how to make LVM of root partition and also search for its pros and cons.
Good Luck!
 
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As in "convert in place" ?.
No.
 
Old 04-19-2012, 12:08 AM   #6
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As in "convert in place" ?.
No.
Didn't get you.

Do you mean to say i can't do it unless i add new disk ?
 
  


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