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Re: [linux-lvm] Installing Linux on LVM

On Tue, Aug 07, 2001 at 02:03:21PM -0700, Wade Curry wrote:
> Ah well, you're welcome.  Sorry it's not the information you were
> after.  I don't know of any boot floppies (official or not) for any
> distro that does that.  I honestly don't expect to see it for a
> while, either. 

Gentoo (www.gentoo.org) has support in their install system for LVM as root.
Of course, it's not a full GUI installation tool or anything, but you can do
it.  :)

Just be warned, gentoo is definitely still in development.  I have it on all
my systems, but I don't know that I would call it "production ready".  If
you're a home user with good backups, or have a spare computer lying around
that you use to test stuff though, or if you're just really daring, give it
a try.  I think you'll like it.  ;)

Oh yeah, and all this is my opinion, and not the opinion of my employer.
And all that legal mumbo jumbo...and stuff.

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