Learning Vinum

Adrian Wontroba aw1 at stade.co.uk
Thu Sep 11 01:44:26 BST 2003

On Wed, Sep 10, 2003 at 03:59:43PM +0100, Henrik Morsing wrote:

> I've tried for a while to get vinum up and running.
> But I get:
> root at bsd2:/home/morsing]$ newfs -U /dev/vinum/rootvg
> newfs: /dev/vinum/rootvg: `g' partition is unavailable

You need the -v newfs option:

     -v      Specify that the disk does not contain any partitions, and that
             newfs should build a file system on the whole disk.  This option
             is useful for synthetic disks such as vinum.


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