[linux-lvm] LVM with Mandrake 9.1

Svetoslav Slavtchev galia at st-peter.stw.uni-erlangen.de
Fri Sep 19 09:14:01 UTC 2003

Quoting ESPINEL Pascal <pespinel at appia.fr>:

> HI,
> I want to install Mandrake Linux 9.1 on my disks ( 3 disk with RAID5 
> 16 Go ) with the LVM structure. I' am already very familiar using LVM with
> HP-Ux 
> but i can't find the way to create a vg and it's lv to attach my mount points
> in 
> the Mandrake installation procedure.
> Thank's
> Cordialement 

bug Pixel, the author of diskdrake, the partioning tool,
it won't let you to install with "/" on lvm

you need a normal /boot partition for raid, for lvm you must use "/" on 
normal partition( or supported raid) and ise the lv's for "/usr" and the other


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