[linux-lvm] LVM and Multipathing
Heinz J . Mauelshagen
mauelshagen at sistina.com
Wed Sep 11 05:43:25 UTC 2002
On Tue, Sep 10, 2002 at 04:09:00PM +0200, Wormser, Sebastian wrote:
> I am trying to find some information about the inclusion
> of multipathing capabilities into LVM.
> The most recent information I found in the mail archives was
> from Heinz Mauelshagen back in April 2001, saying that it might
> be included during summer 2001. Did this happen?
Sorry, not so far. We still want to have it this year in LVM2 though ;-)
Today your option is to put MD below LVM and use its multipathed devices as PVs.
There's a patch from the IBM z-Series people for LVM1 as well, but this
is under legal torture and not yet released publically AFAIK.
> Thank you very much for any enlightenment.
> Best regards,
> Sebastian Wormser
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