Oracle Linux: Error "Volume "test_vg/lvol0" Is Not Active Locally"

(Doc ID 2408094.1)

Last updated on JUNE 17, 2018

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.7 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [3.8.13] and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

While trying to create a logical volume,  lvcreate fails with error "Volume "test_vg/lvol0" Is Not Active Locally" even though the volume group is active, with an error output such as the following:

[root@ ~]# lvcreate -L 4G test_vg
Volume "test_vg/lvol0" is not active locally.
Aborting. Failed to wipe start of new LV.

Changes

 Configuration had been modified. 

Cause

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