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Oracle Linux: Using LVM with multipath disks reports 'Found Duplicate PV' message (Doc ID 1150183.1)

Last updated on MAY 25, 2021

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.0 and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux x86
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

Messages such as the following are reported when running commands such as partprobe(8) on an Oracle Linux (OL) system using LVM (Logical Volume Manager) and multipathing e.g. device-mapper-multipath or EMC PowerPath, etc.:

Changes

LVM is configured to utilise multipath managed disk devices.

Cause

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