[CentOS] OT LVM question

Digimer linux at alteeve.com
Thu Mar 24 12:02:47 UTC 2011

On 03/24/2011 07:33 AM, Steve Campbell wrote:
> I've got a situation here where my LVM is showing the following problem:
> Found duplicate PV xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx: using /dev/sdb2 not /dev/sda2
> Not sure what causes this and I really don't have a clue as to what the 
> consequences are when seeing this  or how to fix it. Google just 
> confuses me with any suggestions.
> Can anyone offer any help, please?
> Steve Campbell

What is the setup supposed to be? Have you altered lvm.conf in any way?
What does 'pvscan', 'vgscan' and 'lvscan' show? What, if anything,
happened before this issue arose?

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