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Old 02-27-2012, 09:46 PM   #1
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Hard drive not showing up in pvs CentOS

I have a 4th hard drive in my centOS VM (virtual-box) no CDs or anything like that though

when I do a
ll /dev/ | grep sdd
it shows that it knows that sdd is there but when I do a
pvs or a pvdisplay
only /dev/sda - sdc show up

I was able to put a partition on sdd with fdisk. I assume that I am just missing some concept somewhere. Any idea what that might be?
Old 02-27-2012, 10:53 PM   #2
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never mind
figued it out
had to create the physical drive with pvcreate /dev/sdd


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