[mythtv-users] moving information between slave backends

Mache Creeger mache at creeger.com
Wed May 7 14:51:56 UTC 2008

At 07:05 AM 5/7/2008, Jesse Burt wrote:
>J wrote:
> > I have three backends, 2 are slaves, and the slaves never record
> > anything...... (the quality isn't as good on them, and they have frontends
> > running on them anyway), but is there a way to have the masterbackend move
> > some of its recordings to the space on the slaves so that it stops expiring
> > the stuff because its drive is full but the slaves drives are basically
> > empty?
> > -J
>I don't know about *moving* the recordings over, but you could probably
>mount the slave backends' recording directories onto the master backend
>over nfs, cifs, etc. and add them as storage groups (assuming you're
>using 0.21ish MythTV).

How about using iSCSI to mount the storage over the network and then 
use LVM2 to make them all one volume?

-- Mache
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