[linux-lvm] Wisdom of multiple disks in one VG
ross at biostat.ucsf.edu
Tue Jul 22 20:23:21 UTC 2008
On Tue, 2008-07-22 at 18:22 +0200, David Robinson wrote:
[lots of good info snipped]
> > So, my general question is what the best approach would be in this
> > situation, multiple disks of much different sizes. The existing disks
> > all have separate VG's on them. The biggest disk is empty so far.
> Do you need a single large filesystem that spans disks?
> Do you have a
> proper disaster recovery plan (eg, backups)?
Yes. Kind of! I definitely need to move my on disk backups onto a
separate physical disk than the one being backed up.
Thanks to everyone for your help.
Ross Boylan wk: (415) 514-8146
185 Berry St #5700 ross at biostat.ucsf.edu
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