An updated lvm2-cluster package that fixes several bugs and adds various enhancements is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.
The lvm2-cluster package provides support for Logical Volume Management (LVM) in a clustered environment.
The lvm2-cluster package has been upgraded to upstream version 2.02.88, which provides a number of bug fixes and enhancements over the previous version. The full list of changes is detailed in the WHATS_NEW file located in the /usr/share/doc/lvm2-[version]/ directory. This updated lvm2-cluster package ensures that the bug fixes provided with the lvm2 advisory for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 are also fixed in a clustered environment. (BZ#746687
This update adds the --nosync option to the lvextend command in the Clustered Logical Volume Manager (CLVM) mirrored volume extension.
This update allows the clvm daemon to be restarted when volumes are in use.
All lvm2-cluster users are advised to upgrade to this updated package, which fixes these bugs and adds these enhancements.