On Tue, Apr 10 2018 at 10:43am -0400,
Zdenek Kabelac <zkabe...@redhat.com> wrote:

> Dne 10.4.2018 v 16:00 Richard W.M. Jones napsal(a):
> >On Tue, Apr 10, 2018 at 09:47:30AM +0100, Richard W.M. Jones wrote:
> >>Recently in Fedora something changed that stops us from creating small
> >>LVs for testing.
> >>
> >>An example failure with a 64 MB partitioned disk:
> >>
> >># parted -s -- /dev/sda mklabel msdos mkpart primary 128s -128s
> >>Warning: The resulting partition is not properly aligned for best 
> >>performance: 128s % 65535s != 0s
> >># lvm pvcreate --force /dev/sda1
> >>   /dev/sda1: Data alignment must not exceed device size.
> >>   Format-specific initialisation of physical volume /dev/sda1 failed.
> >>   Failed to setup physical volume "/dev/sda1".
> >
> >Interestingly the alignment properties of the virtio-scsi virtual disk
> >has changed.  On the working system:
> >
> >==> /sys/block/sda/queue/minimum_io_size <==
> >512
> >
> >==> /sys/block/sda/queue/optimal_io_size <==
> >0
> >
> >On the new / broken system:
> >
> >==> /sys/block/sda/queue/minimum_io_size <==
> >33553920
> >
> >==> /sys/block/sda/queue/optimal_io_size <==
> >0
> >
> >(all other settings were the same).  I suppose this accounts for it,
> >and it could therefore be a problem with qemu rather than LVM.
> >
> >Working: qemu-2.11.0-4.fc28.x86_64
> >Broken:  qemu-2.12.0-0.5.rc1.fc29.x86_64
> >
> >Alasdair Kergon asked me to run the lvm command with -vvvv and I've
> >attached those results.
> 
> 
> Hi
> 
> Could you please retest first with official final release of 4.16 kernel.
> 
> There were some 'min()/max()' macro problems - maybe your rc4 build was 
> affected.

Uptream's min_not_zero() issue was introduced after 4.16 was released
(as part of the 4.17 merge window).

So not related (as Richard already pointed out).

Mike

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