[mythtv-users] Re: /video XFS need new HD
emailgeek at gmail.com
Tue Aug 9 02:44:48 UTC 2005
On 8/8/05, jacko <emailgeek at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 8/7/05, jacko <emailgeek at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I have come to a point where I am running out of space on my /dev/hda
> > due to the amount of video I have recorded (only 80 gigs). I would
> > like to add a new 160g HD to my system but lack the know how to add a
> > disk to an XFS partition in FC2. I found a good tutorial for FC3 off
> > of Jarod's site. Should this be the same FC2? If so, can someone
> > explain what VolGroup00 is when using vgextend?
> > http://svn.wilsonet.com/projects/mythtvology/ticket/87
> > Thanks in advance...
> My partition setup is as follows just as Jarod suggested:
> Partition Mount Point Size Format
> /dev/hda1 /boot 50-100MB ext3
> /dev/hda2 swap 512MB swap
> /dev/hda3 / 8-12GB ext3
> /dev/hda5 /video Everything else xfs
> So would add a volume group for hda5 and then extend it? Sorry,
> totally confused after reading last link and where it talks about
> using ext3.
tried to do a 'vgcreate mythvideo /dev/hda5' and I get the following error:
No physical volume label read from /dev/hda5
/dev/hda5 not identified as an existing physical volume
Unable to add physical volume '/dev/hda5' to volume group 'mythvideo'.
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