[linux-lvm] Can LVM2 and CLVM co-exist

Patrick Caulfield pcaulfie at redhat.com
Fri Oct 28 07:19:08 UTC 2005

Edward Muller wrote:
> I have a system using LVM2 and recently setup a CORAID (www.coraid.com) 
> device. I'd like to use CLVM to manage the volumes on the device. But someone 
> mentioned that LVM2 and CLVM may be incompatible. 

What exactly are you trying to do?

LVM2 & CLVM can't be incompatible - they are the same thing! installing the
lvm2-cluster RPM doesn't replace any LVM2 components, it provides a new locking
method for clustered VGs and a daemon to distribute the commands across the cluster.



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