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Old 01-15-2009, 05:44 PM   #1
sachin_shetty
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Please Help me with LVM


Hi all;

I am trying to confgiure LVM on my server

my requiremnets are
EACH DIRECTORY SHOULD HAVE INITIAL SIZE OF 50GIGS. With the capability of growing with demand

fdisk -l
Disk /dev/cciss/c0d0: 1199.9 GB, 1199980951552 bytes
255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 145889 cylinders
Units = cylinders of 16065 * 512 = 8225280 bytes

Device Boot Start End Blocks Id System
/dev/cciss/c0d0p1 * 1 12748 102398278+ 83 Linux
/dev/cciss/c0d0p2 12749 12875 1020127+ 82 Linux swap / Solaris
/dev/cciss/c0d0p3 12876 145889 1068434955 8e Linux LVM

Disk /dev/cciss/c1d0: 1199.9 GB, 1199980951552 bytes
255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 145889 cylinders
Units = cylinders of 16065 * 512 = 8225280 bytes

Device Boot Start End Blocks Id System
/dev/cciss/c1d0p1 1 145889 1171853361 8e Linux LVM

I have two physical HDD on my server each 1.2 TB
1) ----> /dev/cciss/c0d0
2) ----> /dev/cciss/c1d0

SO please suggest me to deploy a LVM to utilize free disk space


vgdisplay
--- Volume group ---
VG Name ntt-backup-srv-vol1
System ID
Format lvm2
Metadata Areas 2
Metadata Sequence No 4
VG Access read/write
VG Status resizable
MAX LV 0
Cur LV 3
Open LV 0
Max PV 0
Cur PV 2
Act PV 2
VG Size 2.09 TB
PE Size 4.00 MB
Total PE 546944
Alloc PE / Size 486400 / 1.86 TB
Free PE / Size 60544 / 236.50 GB
VG UUID G5Wr66-0WCr-4yxI-kMSd-lvdr-2Wb6-Ne9cml


Kinldy help me to conf LVM
 
Old 01-15-2009, 06:25 PM   #2
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sachin_shetty,

Google is your friend.

Here is a nice guide:

A Beginner's Guide To LVM
 
  


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