[mythtv-users] Should I use LVM on this new raid?

Jay R. Ashworth jra at baylink.com
Thu Sep 27 03:11:38 UTC 2007

On Wed, Sep 26, 2007 at 06:44:43PM -0400, f-myth-users at media.mit.edu wrote:
>     From: "Jay R. Ashworth" <jra at baylink.com>
>     > I am forced to conclude that my personal experience (SCSI drives last
>     > longer in real, hard use) correlates with the relative pricing for a
>     > reason, Google's research notwithstanding.
> Perhaps your experience dates from an era when it -was- true, but
> perhaps it is no longer true.  Perhaps those machines that you've
> built that used SCSI drives were kept in places with better controls
> over vibration and environment and were power-cycled far less.

This is possible.

Sure would be nice to know who thinks so, though...

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