[CentOS] LVM not removing LV

Mag Gam magawake at gmail.com
Mon Aug 25 15:54:50 UTC 2008

Its impossible trying to find that deamon. lsof or fuser are no use :-(
I just rebooted and was able to remove the LV without any problems.

On Mon, Aug 25, 2008 at 8:40 AM, Toby Bluhm <tkb at midwestinstruments.com> wrote:
> Mag Gam wrote:
>> There are too many mount points. Close to 120. I am fairly certain
>> this volume is not mouted. I did a grep -i lvname /proc/mounts
> Maybe a daemon is still holding your lv device open? Somewhere, maybe this
> list, I remember a similar discussion where the culprit was a backup agent
> holding /dev/xxxx open. The solution was to kill the daemon.
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> Toby Bluhm
> Alltech Medical Systems America, Inc.
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