[linux-lvm] LVM for Redhat 6.1 (2.2.12 kernel)

Eric M. Hopper hopper at omnifarious.mn.org
Fri Jun 16 10:38:36 UTC 2000

On Fri, Jun 16, 2000 at 10:37:05AM +0200, Sergey Vichik wrote:
> Hello,
> 	I want to install LVM on  Redhat 6.1 (2.2.12-20 kernel), without
> replacing the kernel to another version.
> All LVM patches fails to do it because of RAID additions in ll_rw_blk.c .
> 	Is there some other patch that works for this kernel version ?
> Or if isn't, a patch to upgrade to another version, where LVM patches will
> work ?

	In order for me to make this work, I backed out the RAID changes
in ll_rw_blk.c.  There should be a message in the archives where I
detail exactly which patches I had to back out to make things work.

	Looking back on it, I wish that I had been able to leave the
RAID changes in, because I think I would rather have the RAID code
handle RAID0 striping instead of LVM.  Seems cleaner somehow.

Have fun (if at all possible),
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