[linux-lvm] Keep snapshots active for 24 hours?
petro at auctionwatch.com
Sun Dec 16 18:53:02 UTC 2001
On Sun, Dec 16, 2001 at 04:07:31PM -0600, Kirby C. Bohling wrote:
> It would be nice to essentially get a chance to install software in
> a controlled manner and once your sure it is working then roll it forward.
There is. They are called "testing machines".
I interviewed at a firm that traded on a financial market in Chicago
many years ago, and on every traders desk there were 3 machines. Two
production machines running identical software more or less in
parallel, and a third "testing" machine that the did the same stuff,
only with new versions of the software.
Software spent 6 months in that "testing" environment before being
While I think LVM is a really neat hammer, not everthing is a nail.
Share and Enjoy.
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