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Re: [dm-devel] 2.6.2-udm2



On 2004-02-18T08:01:22,
   Patrick Mansfield <patmans us ibm com> said:

> Allowing suspend on no paths available also makes dm multipath very useful
> for single path cases where we want to allow hot replacement of the
> transport without having to umount or shutdown users of the disk.  
> 
> For example, if you need to replace a failing cable.

DM quiescing (or however that is spelled) can already do that, no?


Sincerely,
    Lars Marowsky-Brée <lmb suse de>

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