Raid5 LVM - tips on OS change/upgrade.

Kim Hawtin kim.hawtin at
Wed Feb 4 14:15:18 CST 2009

Nick Sharp wrote:
> Thanks for the quick response Adam, can I just clarify a couple of points
> (we have over 3Tb on these lvms we cannot loose so excuse the paranoia!)

you have backups right? to tape and/or to disk?

those 2TB Western Digital drives look real cheap when you spend a week fixing
an install gone wrong. ;) think of all that business down time!


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Information Technology Services, The University of Adelaide
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