lvchange --refresh is not working on a LVM based RAID1 volume

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  • Refresh of a raid1 logical volume doesn't work
  • After a device repair and refresh, the lvs output still shows a (r) tag which means "refresh needed"
  • A reboot fixes the issue


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux MRG-RT 2.5
  • kernel-rt-3.10

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