[CentOS] OT: Fortunate clueless dd chum - lvm recovery

Robert Nichols rnicholsNOSPAM at comcast.net
Sat Aug 15 02:57:48 UTC 2009

Ross Walker wrote:
> Since you don't know if LVM has a recovery path how can you imply it  
> doesn't?

I've seen plenty of evidence that tools for LVM recovery are lacking.
I see postings from people asking about recovery of damaged LVM
volumes and not getting any reasonable answers about how to repair.
Or, complexity of dealing with things like duplicate volume group names
when physically moving disk drives.  Conventional partitioning works
just fine for me, and I'm confident that I can handle just about any
situation that crops up.  I don't need an additional layer of

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