[linux-lvm] read-only media in a LVM?

Joe Thornber thornber at sistina.com
Mon Jun 16 08:52:02 UTC 2003

On Fri, Jun 13, 2003 at 04:55:40PM -0700, Sean P. Kane wrote:
> I saw this email below and was wondering if this is supported in both dm
> and the LVM2 tools now.

The tools still don't support this, so you'll have to use dmsetup to
create a writeable snapshot of the CD.  Also be aware that you'll need
to have a suitable fs on the CD, most CD filesystems are read only.

- Joe

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