I have a huge RAID6 array 21TB+ already partitioned in GPT. This is to be used as the storage location for my company's backup server, and I want to access it as one logical volume. Is this ... [by kroby]
on 04/08/2010 – Made popular on 04/08/2010
I added a Volume group in Proxmox VE as Storage for KVM VMs. A new Logical Volume will be created for each VM, but in Proxmox VE under The Defined Storage which shows list of created Logical Volumes I see my Logical Volume marked as RAW format. Is this a RAW image or a Logical Volume (LVM)?
I have an LVM2 logical volume that is formatted with ext4 and mounted to a directory on /opt. On that volume is a qcow2 KVM image for a Windows 7 guest. Can I snapshot the LVM logical volume for a complete backup/clone of the VM?
Is it possible to create a volume group from a logical volume instead of a physical volume? If so, are there any pitfalls in doing so?
Installing OpenStack Compute on a a system that already has all of the physical volumes assigned to a singe volume group. The nova-volume service requires a separate volume group, as described in the documentation.
I have a Dell PowerEdge r510, with 5 HDDs in a RAID6 configuration. I'd like to add a 6th disk (and, in the future, more) to grow the hardware RAID configuration. I have a logical volume, in which the current disks are all physical volumes.