[CentOS] LVM recovery questions

Antonio da Silva Martins Junior asmartins at uem.br
Thu Jul 5 19:22:41 UTC 2007

----- "Michael Mueller" <eadgbe_mjm at yahoo.com> escreveu:
>I have a centos 4 box i use for a file server (nfs and samba).=20=20
>It has two hdd: hda is for the standard install; hdb is for /export/samba/=
>hda is lost - it just clicks now
>i think hdb is still good
>i can't figure out how i can remount the hdb disk in a new machine and ret=
rieve the info from it;=20=20
>i've scanned the LVM howto and googled some LVM topics, but nothing seems =
to address my particular need
>i was oblivious to LVM until now, so i did not save anything from the /etc=
 dir on the hda disk
>can someone help me get a clue?


  I will first try to boot from the install CD/DVD on rescue mode, if it ca=
handle the LVM data on the HDD. I will try Ubuntu :)

  Can you send more info on the partition schema for this HDD ?


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