[mythtv-users] CentOS vs Fedora, RAID vs LVM

Marc Tousignant drayson at net1plus.com
Sun Mar 29 03:15:20 UTC 2009

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Subject: Re: [mythtv-users] CentOS vs Fedora, RAID vs LVM


2009/3/29 Marc Tousignant <drayson at net1plus.com>:
> I'm using XFS on RAID5 for my media partition.
> 4x500GB, only 1.4TB usable, but fast and fault tolerant.

It's only tolerant to a hardware failure.

If you get a file system corruption due to a sudden stop, RAID won't help

The UPS I have prevents that too and auto-shuts down the system if power
does not come back within a set time period.


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