[linux-lvm] LVM2 snapshots on root fs
Brian J. Murrell
brian at interlinx.bc.ca
Tue Sep 7 18:26:03 UTC 2004
On Tue, 2004-09-07 at 19:17 +0100, Alasdair G Kergon wrote:
> We don't support pvmove or snapshots of volumes used by the tools themselves.
That seems rather limiting. Is this something that should change in the
> It is possible to snapshot the root volume, but the method is probably
Like what? Using a copy of the /sbin/lvm2 binary not living in the
rootfs when you want to snapshot it? What about /lib/libdevmapper.so.*?
Does it have the same problem?
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