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Cur LV is not matching to Open LV

Kavita Poonia
Regular Advisor

Cur LV is not matching to Open LV

Hello All,

On one our HP-UX server, Cur LV is not matching with Open LV. Its exclusive VG and one of the LV is missing with certain PEs reserved by that LV across single disk we have in this VG.

Please let us know how can we recover this. We do not have any idea about its minor number.


--- Volume groups ---
VG Name /dev/vg_SPWSOP01_sys
VG Write Access read/write
VG Status available, exclusive
Max LV 255
Cur LV 17
Open LV 16
Max PV 255
Cur PV 1
Act PV 1
Max PE per PV 20000
VGDA 2
PE Size (Mbytes) 64
Total PE 863
Alloc PE 304
Free PE 559
Total PVG 0
Total Spare PVs 0
Total Spare PVs in use 0

Thanks & regards,
Kavita
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Torsten.
Acclaimed Contributor

Re: Cur LV is not matching to Open LV

Check the directory

/dev/vg_SPWSOP01_sys

and count/compare the number of device files.

Hope this helps!
Regards
Torsten.

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Kavita Poonia
Regular Advisor

Re: Cur LV is not matching to Open LV

Checked that, there are 16 raw & block files.
Torsten.
Acclaimed Contributor

Re: Cur LV is not matching to Open LV

So there is 1 pair missing. Re-create it!

Hope this helps!
Regards
Torsten.

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Torsten.
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Re: Cur LV is not matching to Open LV

And since this is a cluster, check the other nodes too. Transfer (vgexport/import) the configuration if needed.

Hope this helps!
Regards
Torsten.

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R.O.
Esteemed Contributor

Re: Cur LV is not matching to Open LV

Check the lvols device files in "/dev/vg_SPWSOP01_sys" in the other/others cluster's node. You might have the information for the missing lvol there.

Regards,
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