Bug#549691: wheezy - we still have that problem, and it is a huge problem, as backup scripts based on snapshots are useless

Serge Pawlowicz debian at pawlowicz.name
Mon Jun 4 12:38:02 UTC 2012

Package: lvm2
Version: 2.02.88-2
Followup-For: Bug #549691

1) lvremove does not remove a snapshot, it claims it is being used
2) after unpredictable time and removal attempts, it finally removes the snapshot
3) if i switch off udev, lvremove claims it removes a snapshot, but it does not

-- System Information:
Debian Release: wheezy/sid
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (500, 'testing')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 3.2.18-vs2.3.2.9-beng (SMP w/8 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_GB.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_GB.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages lvm2 depends on:
ii  dmsetup             2:1.02.67-2
ii  initscripts         2.88dsf-22.1
ii  libc6               2.13-32
ii  libdevmapper1.02.1  2:1.02.67-2
ii  libreadline5        5.2-11
ii  libudev0            175-3.1
ii  lsb-base            4.1+Debian4

lvm2 recommends no packages.

lvm2 suggests no packages.

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