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From: Zdenek Kabelac <>
To: LVM general discussion and development <>,
	Gionatan Danti <>
Cc: Ilia Zykov <>
Subject: Re: [linux-lvm] Maximum address used by a virtual disk on a thin pool.
Date: Fri, 14 Jun 2019 10:54:56 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

Dne 13. 06. 19 v 21:54 Gionatan Danti napsal(a):
> Il 13-06-2019 18:05 Ilia Zykov ha scritto:
>> Hello.
>> Tell me please, how can I get the maximum address used by a virtual disk
>> (disk created with -V VirtualSize). I have several large virtual disks,
>> but they use only a small part at the beginning of the disk. For example:
>> # lvs
>> � LV�������� VG� Attr������ LSize�� Pool���� Origin Data%
>> � mylvm����� CVG Vwi-aot--- 100,00g fastheap������� 7,13
>> Please advise me how to determine from which address the virtual disk
>> did not allocate real disk space? And all the data read from addresses
>> greater than this address will be exactly zeros. Or maybe, how can I get
>> map of the used chunks of disk?
>> Thanks.
> Maybe thin_dump[1] can help you?
> Regards.
> [1]


There is even better tool that can expose in 'great detail' ownership of
individual thin-pool chunks for each  thin volume - if that's what you
are looking for.  See  'man  thin_ls'



      reply	other threads:[~2019-06-14  8:54 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-06-13 16:05 [linux-lvm] Maximum address used by a virtual disk on a thin pool Ilia Zykov
2019-06-13 19:54 ` Gionatan Danti
2019-06-14  8:54   ` Zdenek Kabelac [this message]

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