[linux-lvm] Re: partition strategy

Alasdair G Kergon agk at redhat.com
Thu Sep 2 17:42:30 UTC 2004

On Wed, Sep 01, 2004 at 05:09:52PM -0400, Arshavir Grigorian wrote:
> >Is it better to create 3 partitions 2 x230G + 1G 
> >OR
> >Is it better to create 2 paritions 230G and 231G, put both in a vg, 

The VG contains the same space in both cases so do the simplest
ie the first option.  In both cases you'll need to run lvcreate for
460G followed by lvextend for 1G.

agk at redhat.com

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