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Re: [Xen-users] Re: DomU on LVM

To: "Tomasz Nowak" <tnowak-p@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-users] Re: DomU on LVM
From: "Javier Guerra" <javier@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 8 May 2008 09:07:04 -0500
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On Thu, May 8, 2008 at 8:12 AM, Tomasz Nowak <tnowak-p@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Wolfgang Rosenauer <wolfgang.rosenauer@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >
> > So my plan was to use LVs directly as partitions in the guest
> > /dev/vg/lv1 -> /dev/hda1
> > /dev/vg/lv2 -> /dev/hda2 (or /dev/hdb1 FWIW)
> >
>  AFAIK this way is not to be supported in the future.

it would be a real shame.

i think most installers can respect an existing partition scheme.  if
not, they should soon, since most integrators are realizing that
installing an OS doesn't mean owning the whole hardware


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