[linux-lvm] Re: which filesystem to use on slackware

Måns Rullgård mru at kth.se
Sat Jan 10 07:22:01 UTC 2004

Francis SOUYRI <francis.souyri at wanadoo.fr> writes:

> Hi Chris,
>     I think the performances are not the main things in your case,
>     you need to see the "managment" capabilities of each filesystems,
>     If you want to learn more about the LVM probably you test the move
>     of a logical volume, the extend, reduce of a logical volume and...
> With Ext3 you can grow the filesystem offline and with a kernel patch
> you can grow online,  you can not shrink.

Ext3 can be shrunk offline.

Måns Rullgård
mru at kth.se

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