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RE: [linux-lvm] HUGE LVM log file...



Is there a how-to or cookbook type doc which tells how/why you should setup
your LE/PE's? Outter tracks/inner tracks, speed areas, etc?
Theory around this is a good thing with relation to LVM and using it. Any
ideas on that?

-- 
Austin Gonyou
Systems Architect, CCNA
Coremetrics, Inc.
Phone: 512-796-9023
email: austin coremetrics com 

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Wolfgang Weisselberg [mailto:weissel netcologne de]
> Sent: Tuesday, July 17, 2001 4:29 PM
> To: linux-lvm sistina com
> Subject: Re: [linux-lvm] HUGE LVM log file...
> 
> 
> Guennadi Liakhovetski (g liakhovetski ragingbull com) wrote 23 lines:
> 
> > > > My /var/log/lvm has grown up to 800MB+... and has 
> filled up the disk...
> 
> > > lvmsadc is probably filling it run by cron.
> 
> > Thanks! But why / what for is it needed and why is it 
> created by default
> 
> man lvmsadc: 
>        lvmsadc collects the read/write statistics of the  logical
>        volume  manager  to the file "LogFilePath" or to stdout if
>        no LogFilePath is given.  You should create a  cron  entry
>        for lvmsadc which runs it at regular intervals eg. 10 min­
>        utes.
> 
> That statistical info can be later used to e.g. decide which
> LEs shoud have PEs at the faster 'begin' (outer edge) of the
> HD.  An automatic LE mover program has not been written yet.
> 
> -Wolfgang
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