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Re: [Xen-devel] lvm

On Wed, Jul 14, 2004 at 06:13:20PM +0100, Ian Pratt wrote:
> > And I was going to post some more questions about it today because I'm 
> > not able to get the domain to recognize the exported LVs. 
> > I've currently created LVs with LVM2 for swap and root for the new 
> > domain and changed the xmdefaults file to point to these partitions:
> > 
> > disk = [ 'phy:/dev/vg_pool/lv_vm0%d_swap,hda1,w' % (vmid),
> >           'phy:/dev/vg_pool/lv_vm0%d_root,hda2,w' % (vmid) ]
> That's exactly what I'd do, and would expect it to work, though
> haven't tested it.

Although i use LVM, i use it through the new-style EVMS, not directly.
However, be that as may be, i don't have any problems using EVMS volumes
with Xen, and since, afaia, both systems use device-mapper to do their
work, i also can't imagine that using LVM directly would be a problem.

Jody Belka
knew (at) pimb (dot) org

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