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Not Able To Resize LVM Partitions Due To device-mapper: resume ioctl failed: Invalid argument Errors (Doc ID 1578661.1)

Last updated on MAY 17, 2020

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

Unable to perform lvresize or lv extend on logical volumes and the below error is received after executing any LVM command:



Changes

The above error gets triggered if some misconfiguration has been done with LVM.

Cause

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