[CentOS] Mount a Xen disk image file

Fabian Arrotin fabian.arrotin at arrfab.net
Thu Aug 7 14:22:36 UTC 2008

Dirk H. Schulz wrote:
<snip>- I venture it is because the second partition is LVM (8e).
> Did anybody out there succeed in mounting an LVM partition out of an 
> image file?
That's why kpartx (for lvm) and lomount exist ;-)
Don't forget after you've used kpartx -a to use lvscan to discover your 
lv and vgchange ...
Fabian Arrotin <fabian.arrotin at arrfab.net>
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