LVM in enterprise

Lonnie Olson lists at
Wed Jan 23 13:47:31 MST 2008

Dave Long wrote:
> My manager has used Veritas Volume Manager extensively and swares by
> it.  However, the license fees per processor can be quite rediculous,
> so I suggested LVM.  I was wondering what your experiences with LVM2
> in an enterprise environment have been and would you be confident in
> replacing Veritas with LVM?

LVM is totally awesome and stable.  Not quite as cool as ZFS, but that 
isn't yet stable on Linux just yet.

Go for it.

Just know that getting a root partition on LVM can require some hoops to 
jump through, though not impossible.


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