[linux-lvm] mounting a filesystem on LVM2
Stuart D. Gathman
stuart at bmsi.com
Tue Oct 5 14:40:29 UTC 2010
On Tue, 5 Oct 2010, Tapas Mishra wrote:
> I want to break one LVM into 2 one of which I want to populate with a
> root filesystem
> and another with swap.
If you want people to understand your questions, stop talk about "one LVM"
as if it was a storage device (virtual or real). LVM is a software
package, and the objects you manipulate using it include
LV Logical Volume
PV Physical Volume
VG Volume Group
In addition, kpartx creates virtual block devices.
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