[linux-lvm] lvmcache on non-lvm source?
g.danti at assyoma.it
Tue Jan 14 10:47:44 UTC 2020
On 14/01/20 10:17, Zdenek Kabelac wrote:
> You can't use lvm2 on 'raw' device - we do require PV headers to stay
> Clearly you can use 'dm-cache' target with 'dmsetup' utility and
> maintain the correctness of devices & activation yourself.
> See: linux/Documentation/admin-guide/device-mapper/
> (or simply google it) how to use individual targets with just dmsetup
Hi Zdenek, thank you for the clear reply.
I know I can directly use dm-cache but, from a support standpoint, it
would really like to avoid it.
I would rather create a PV on the raw block device.
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