Problem with LVM2 to create snapshot

Mike Peters mike at ice2o.com
Tue Aug 7 20:40:15 UTC 2007


On Mon, 06 Aug 2007 13:13:07 +0200
Sam Przyswa <samp at arial-concept.com> wrote:

> Hi,
> 
> I use Fiesty and LVM2 2.02.06 and I try to create a MySQL snapshot
> with the command:
> 
> lvcreate -L5000M -s -n dbbackup /dev/LVM-1/MySQL
> 
> but I got an error message:
> 
> snapshot: Required device-mapper target(s) not detected in your kernel
>   lvcreate: Create a logical volume
> 
> What's wrong ???
> 
Try running:

    sudo modprobe dm_snapshot

and try again.

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