Date: Mon, 6 Dec 2010 11:22:06 -0000 From: "Simon Baker" <simonb@...zo.org> To: owl-users@...ts.openwall.com Subject: LVM Clarification Howdy All, We don't support LVM out of the box, though for me it's something I'm finding more and more useful for containerization, as it allows me to finely allocate another physical limit to an OpenVZ guest. However, it's reasonably easy for me to just simply build the utilities myself, but there's an issue with the startup script rc.sysinit as I see it: # Activate LVM volumegroups. if [ -e /proc/lvm -a -x /sbin/vgchange -a -d /etc/lvm ]; then echo "Setting up logical volume management" /sbin/vgscan > /dev/null && /sbin/vgchange -a y fi The /proc/lvm file isn't there on my system / kernel build (I only added in dev mapper support to my kernel .config, which seems to suffice). Does anyone know which kernel options are supposed to create this? Is it a hangover from the olden days ? Do I need it to make things work properly? Obviously as it stands I'm removing the [ -e /proc/lvm ] conditional to make things work, but if this could/should be fixed upstream that would be better :-) If I've missed something fundamental, please let me know. Regards, Simon. -- https://kaizo.org/simonb/
Powered by blists - more mailing lists
Confused about mailing lists and their use? Read about mailing lists on Wikipedia and check out these guidelines on proper formatting of your messages.