[linux-lvm] Re: Configuring boot partition with LVM (fwd)

Daniel Whicker heimdall at mail.org
Wed Feb 9 13:00:12 UTC 2000

>At least the IBM people with the AIX LVM are able to make that work.
>only thing that they were not able for a long time is to make system
>dumps work in such a configuration. But I believe that even that works
>under AIX 4.3.x now.

Actually, with AIX, they reserve at least one PP (PE) at the very beigining 
of each disk, which gives you at least a 4 meg contiguous area in which to 
put the kernel.  The bosboot copies the kernel into this area.  Really not 
to different that creating a /boot or a /stand.
		Daniel Whicker  (heimdall at mail.org)

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