LVM question

Tony Arnold tony.arnold at
Tue Aug 28 22:57:08 UTC 2007


On Tue, 2007-08-28 at 18:16 -0400, stan wrote:
> I've just had to rebuild a machine from Edgy to Fiesty. The machine had a 3
> volume LVM group. I installed lvm from apt on the new machine copied over
> /etc/lvm from a backup, but when i try to mount the LVM I get:
> root at amanda:~# mount -a
> mount: special device /dev/mapper/vg00-lvol00 does not exist
> What am I doing wrong?

Have you tried running vgscan?

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