[linux-lvm] Whole Disk Usage with LVM ...

Murthy Kambhampaty murthy.kambhampaty at goeci.com
Tue Nov 19 13:27:02 UTC 2002

On Sat Nov 16 20:07:02 2002, Goetz Bock  linux-lvm at sistina.com wrote:
>On Sat, Nov 16 '02 at 14:46, david at lownoisefloor.com wrote:
>> I am using entire disks.  
>Bad idea, why don't you want to at last put a partition table on it,
>with one big partition, that uses the whole disk ... or is this what you
>had in mind?
Err, is there a reason why this is a bad idea? 


(The HOWTO actually gives the example of
# pvcreate /dev/hdb
without saying this is a bad idea; or a good one, for that matter.) 

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