[CentOS] Centos 5.2 Install - lvcreate failed for ...

Craig White craigwhite at azapple.com
Wed Jun 25 16:50:19 UTC 2008

On Wed, 2008-06-25 at 12:39 -0400, Robert Moskowitz wrote:
> !st install of 5.2; system requires custom partitioning (Scalix mail 
> server).
> Boot and Swap are hard partitions, rest of drive is LVM.
> In LVM, three ext3 partitions:  /, /home, /var/opt/scalix
> lvcreate failed for the last (named Scalix_02).  It was the last of the 
> three partitions and used up the remainder of the LVM space.
> Now 'The Installer will now exit..." And all there is is a Reboot button.
> Any idea on what the real error is, how to find out more, what to try 
> next?  It did take me a bit to walk through the packet selection.
> Next I will try to build a more normal system  :)
switch to the appropriate virtual console...

<Control><Alt><F3> # I think, it might be


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