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Re: DO NOT USE Software Raid1 and Ext3



i see, sounds like a lot of trouble just because of an old RAID card
though, i'm sure it would slow you down somewhat too.

thanks for the info..


On Fri, 8 Mar 2002, Dave Mason wrote:

> >>>>> On Fri, 8 Mar 2002 13:00:34 -0500 (EST), Justin Zygmont <jzygmont solarflow dyndns org> said:
>
> > why would you want to use a LVM on top of RAID?
>
> I'm not the person you're responding to, but I use it because I have
> an old (hardware) RAID5 which can only support about 32GB per volume,
> so LVM lets me combine 3 of them into 1 and then partition them back
> out in useful sized pieces.
>
> ../Dave
>





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