[mythtv-users] Multiple directories

Jay R. Ashworth jra at baylink.com
Fri Nov 16 15:11:56 UTC 2007

On Fri, Nov 16, 2007 at 02:37:15PM +0000, Nicolas Will wrote:
> This is a choice between loosing a bit of reliability based on hardware
> disks (LVM itself is quite a stable thing) and software reliability by
> going outside of my package management system.

LVM itself is pretty reliable.  But if a drive falls out of your VG,
you're screwed.  Hard.  I don't any longer recommend LVM unless you
have a way to back up the entire contents of your LVs.

You might look at translucent filesystems...

-- jra
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