[CentOS] Old Small Box

William L. Maltby CentOS4Bill at triad.rr.com
Tue Jan 27 09:55:47 UTC 2009


On Tue, 2009-01-27 at 08:28 +0100, Morten Torstensen wrote:
> Ross Walker wrote:
> > Well the only reason /boot isn't possible in LVM is because grub can't
> > of yet handle reading LVM volumes. As soon as it can though, there will
> > be no need for a separate /boot.
> 
> Then we just need BIOS support to boot from LVM, and we can create the 
> PV on /dev/sda and never care about the old partitions anymore. 
> Everything should be in LVM for ease of management.

Oh boy! You've heard rumors that the BIOS manufacturers are going to
begin supporting file-system-specific layouts? I find that hard to
swallow.

> 

-- 
Bill



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