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How to get LVM and RAID1 going in 11.10 server? [closed]

I screwed up my partitioning apparently trying to get LVM and RAID1 going. The machine is an Intel dual core dt with 2 GB of RAM and 2 SATA drives, one 250g and the other 500g. Have onboard gigabit ...
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No root file system - Alternate CD + LVM

I am trying to install 11.10 as dual boot with Windows 7. I have all partitioned well as you can see here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/42897978@N00/7111180385/ I burned the Alternate CD ISO to a ...
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How do I shrink the root logical volume (LV) on LVM?

I don’t need to actually shrink the MBR partition, just the logical volume that contains the root “/” filesystem. It’s ~200GB now, and I need to shrink it to ~150GB to make room for a new logical ...
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How to change the password of an encrypted LVM system (done with the alternate Installation)?

I installed Ubuntu 11.10 with the alternate CD and encrypted the whole system (except boot) with the encrypted LVM. Everything works great as before, but I would like to change the password of the ...
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How can I get the boot process to complete?

Update Think this may be because I have some problem booting off lvm - still in need of any help anyone could offer - even just a pointer or two as to where to look would be greatly appreciated. One ...
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Encrypted LVM - bad password or options [closed]

I've deployed a number of laptops to our staff with encrypted LVM. I've used the alternative CD, whole disk & guided partitioning. This is the second laptop that came back to me with the same ...
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3answers
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How to change LUKS passphrase?

Having installed Ubuntu 11.10 with whole disk encryption and LVM, I need to provide a way for users to easily change LUKS passphrase. Preferably, this should be done using GUI tools, thus, enabling ...
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LVM logical volumes fail to activate on boot after 11.04 to 11.10 live upgrade

I have upgraded my server from 11.04 to 11.10 (64 bit) using sudo do-release-upgrade The machine now halts during boot because it can't find certain logical volumes in /mnt. When this happens, I hit ...
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LVM allocations change after restart

I have been running Ubuntu as a dual boot with XP on a caddy. I also run XP in a VirtualBox guest. My last upgrade to Natty worked fine and automatically mounted all of my internal drives (13 ...