[linux-lvm] Actual status of LVM in stock kernel

Heinz Mauelshagen mauelsha at ez-darmstadt.telekom.de
Mon Nov 15 21:56:34 UTC 1999

> At 05:14 AM 11/15/99 , you wrote:
> >Maybe somebody out there has a good idea.
> I don't know about *good*, but perhaps bringing it up in the kernel mailing 
> lists might spurn some interest.  I know that Linus & Alan both frequent 
> it, as well as other major players.  We may be able to light a spark into 
> someone Linus talks with daily.

He talks to Dirk Hohndel quite often and Dirk's already in 8*)

> >BTW: LVM will be in SuSE 6.3 and that will hopefully help us a lot!
> >      (THX to Volker Wiegand, Dirk Hohndel and others at SuSE)
> Heinz, have you heard from anyone at RedHat?  With their recent push 
> towards servers as well as their deal with Oracle, LVM seems like it would 
> be a perfect fit, especially if you're looking at breaking into Data Centers.

Stephen Tweedie is interested but no other contacts to RedHat or
activities from their side so far...



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