Originally Posted by falko
You could move the /home stuff to another directory (on the / partition, e.g. /home_tmp), delete the /dev/mapper/VolGroup-lv_home logical volume, extend the /dev/mapper/VolGroup-lv_root logical volume (make sure you extend the file system as well) and then rename /home/tmp to /home.
You can find instructions here: http://www.howtoforge.com/linux_lvm
Thank you for the great tutorial on LVM and the solution to fix the volume groups!
When trying to remove the /home entry from /etc/fstab I get this:
Found a swap file by the name "/etc/.fstab.swp"
owned by: root dated: Wed Sep 19 08:39:26 2012
file name: /etc/fstab
user name: root host name: myserver.com
process ID: 20493
While opening file "/etc/fstab"
dated: Sat Jul 21 11:53:34 2012
(1) Another program may be editing the same file.
If this is the case, be careful not to end up with two
different instances of the same file when making changes.
Quit, or continue with caution.
(2) An edit session for this file crashed.
If this is the case, use ":recover" or "vim -r /etc/fstab"
to recover the changes (see ":help recovery").
If you did this already, delete the swap file "/etc/.fstab.swp"
to avoid this message.
"/etc/fstab" 16L, 917C
Press ENTER or type command to continue
What should I do? Is ISP Config 3 or related app keeping this open?