Not Able To Resize LVM Partitions Due To device-mapper: resume ioctl failed: Invalid argument Errors

(Doc ID 1578661.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 10, 2017

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.6 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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