[linux-lvm] software mirroring

Scott Savarese scott at scottsavarese.com
Fri Sep 13 11:08:32 UTC 2002

Yeah, but I wanted to account for future growth of /etc /sbin /lib over
the next several years and I have a strong tendancy to severely overdo my
estimates. :) At least I won't have to redo it for a while...


Steven Lembark said:
>> OK...I finally got it to work...However I couldn't put the / or /boot
>> partitions under LVM control which would have been perfect... So I
>> created a
>> 4 Gb / partition which contains /boot as well, and set lilo to boot
>> off of that. Everything else will be under LVM control...
>> I'll keep working on a way to do it with my old box :)...
>> Is there a howto out there on how to combine raid and lvm? Is there a
>> need to write one?
> You only need about 128 MB for a working root partition,
> the rest (including /usr) can be LVM.
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