LVM Not Active on Reboot - Error :: Couldn't find device with uuid <UUID> (Doc ID 1664805.1)

Last updated on APRIL 29, 2014

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Enterprise Linux 3.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

After a reboot the system will not start or activate one of the LVM volume groups. Trying to activate the group manually produces the message:

Couldn't find device with uuid '<UUID>'

Changes

No changes were made manually on the LVM volumes.

Cause

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