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RE: [linux-lvm] Implementation questions



Thanks for the responses.  I didn't properly explain the problem properly.
The real problem is getting the LVM installed on to /dev/md0 where /dev/md0
is /dev/hda1 and /dev/hdc1.  I'm still trying to get the first (test) box up
and going properly.

The wishlist
- make the 2 x 20GB drives into /dev/hd[ac]1 partitioned to use the whole
disk
- make /dev/md0 (RAID1) contain both disks
- use pvcreate /dev/md0
- use vgcreate rootvg /dev/md0
- lvcreate ...
- mkfs.xfs /dev/rootvg/...

I don't mind if the setup procedure for the first (test) machine is dodgy
and convoluted, as pointed out I should be able to use Ghost or some other
method to roll the other machines out after.

TIA

CC

> -----Original Message-----
> From:	mitch mdmiller com [SMTP:mitch mdmiller com]
> Sent:	Tuesday, December 18, 2001 10:04 PM
> To:	linux-lvm sistina com
> Subject:	Re: [linux-lvm] Implementation questions
> 
> Doesn't Ghost support Linux / LILO configurations?  That would allow you
> to configure up one PC, and duplicate it to 129 others, and it's VERY
> quick.  You do, however, still have to make any individualized changes to
> each one after the duplication.
> 
> -- Mitch
> 
> 
> 
> On Tue, 18 Dec 2001, Lewis Bergman wrote:
> 
> > > As I have about 130 of these to do, I am toying with the idea of
> installing
> > > a cut-down Linux system with XFS, LAM, md and ramdisk support and
> making a
> > > bootable CD-ROM which I can then use to configure the system how I
> want it.
> 
> 
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> read the LVM HOW-TO at http://www.sistina.com/lvm/Pages/howto.html

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