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Re: Reducing the Linux LVM(8e) partition itself (not PV, VG or LV) throu
Re: Reducing the Linux LVM(8e) partition itself (not PV, VG or LV) through parted or something else....
Mon, 07 Mar 2005 01:52:59 -0800
Andrew Clausen wrote:
> On Sun, Mar 06, 2005 at 03:02:44PM -0800, address@hidden wrote:
>>pvresize would reduce the PV itself but not the partition(Linux LVM
>>8e) in which it is contained. BTW I have already reduced the PV by
>>other workarounds beacause pvresize said, "command not implemented
>>yet". So the problem still remains how to reduce linux lvm partition?
> I don't know of any good way to do it.
> I guess this is a problem Parted should solve...
Yeah i agree with you that parted and other parition utilities which are
able to create linux lvm(8e) parition but currently can not understand
it, should have a functionality to understand and reduce it, if the
underlying structure(say PV) does not occupy full partition.