Tag Archives: LVM

Linux: LVM – pvcreate Device /dev/sdb4 excluded by a filter.

9 March 2019

 During new Linux set up – suddenly got a weird message. It happen just because of my carelessness and haste. Let’s create new partition: Check new partition size: sdb4 8:20 0 1K 0 part – Er… What? Okay – the simplest solution is just to drop it and re-create: 442.2G – looks good? Check again… Read More »

Arch Linux: grub-mkconfig hangs on the /boot/grub/grub.cfg config generation

23 February 2019

  During new Arch Linux set up grub-mkconfig suddenly hangs on creating new /boot/grub/grub.cfg. No warnings, no errors. Thanks to this>>> googled discussion – it worked for me. So the issue looks like next: Check the /usr/bin/grub-mkconfig script for every /dev/null redirects: Edit it and remove 2> /dev/null from the next lines to display errors… Read More »