[linux-lvm] LVM limits?
chris_cox at stercomm.com
Mon Jan 28 19:08:14 UTC 2008
On Mon, 2008-01-28 at 20:01 +0200, Ehud Karni wrote:
> On Mon, 28 Jan 2008 11:38:14 Chris Cox wrote:
> > Ok. But it's really impractical to have large multi-terabyte
> > single filesystem today. What are you wanting to do? Ever fsck a
> > 2TB filesystem? Consider yourself warned.
> Just last night I ran fsck on my home 1.5 TB file server (it is software
> RAID-5 - mdadm, built on 7200 RPM, 500GB SATA2 x 4, ext3 without LVM).
> It has went 191 days without fsck so when I booted the machine (I just
> upgraded to 2.6.18-53.1.6.el5) it did the fsck automaticaly.
> It took less then 90 minutes.
:) It can vary. I've seen it take days (on infrastructure much
better than what you have).
More information about the linux-lvm