LVM not working

Thomas Lange lange at
Wed Jul 20 18:08:42 CEST 2005

>>>>> On Mon, 11 Jul 2005 18:49:39 +0200, Bertrand Rétif <bretif at> said:

    > However I failed to install servers with LVM, when I try to create my 
    > PV, I get following error:
    > # pvcreate /dev/md0
    >> Locking type 1 initialisation failed.

    > It seems that LVM need to have write access to /var/lock/lvm to work.
Please file a bug report to an report this.

    > Do you have any idea of what I can do to fix this problem?
create a symlink on the install server inside the nfsroot.

regards Thomas

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