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Old 08-21-2009, 05:20 AM   #1
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lvcreate with max size available

i want to create a singe logical volume using all spaces available in volume group.

pls advise.
Old 08-21-2009, 06:42 AM   #2
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use vgdisplay to find out the available size of the volume group

Then create the logical volume specifying the size.

for further info:
man vgdisplay
man lvcreate
Old 06-08-2010, 06:55 AM   #3
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lvcreate -n NAME -l 100%FREE vg0

have phun !


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