Um, where are you even getting this idea that LVM2 is in maintenance
On Thu, Feb 16 2012 at 8:25am -0500,
Mark Woodward <markw mohawksoft com
> I have been looking into LVM2 for a while now and while I think it
> is useful for a range of applications, its seems pretty limited in
> overall scope.
> Is there any active development happening? Most of the code seems
> like bug-fixes or minor tweaks. Is the snapshot system being
> improved? Specifically, snapshots of snapshots? thin provisioned
> snapshots or auto-expand (i.e. snapshots don't run out of space).
> If you look at technologies like ZFS snapshots are far better
> supported, but ZFS will probably never be real under Linux, and it
> really is far more than is really needed.
> So, I guess my questions are these: Is LVM in maintenance mode or is
> there active development? If it is being actively developed, is
> there a road map and is there a group or site specifically dedicated
> to the development?