Chapter 3. LVM Administration Overview
3.1. Logical Volume Creation Overview
- Initialize the partitions you will use for the LVM volume as physical volumes (this labels them).
- Create a volume group.
- Create a logical volume.
- Create a GFS2 file system on the logical volume with the
- Create a new mount point with the
mkdircommand. In a clustered system, create the mount point on all nodes in the cluster.
- Mount the file system. You may want to add a line to the
fstabfile for each node in the system.