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    SubjectRe: Volume Managers in Linux
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    In message <19981102235619.B1797@quit.mediaways.net>, Florian Lohoff writes:
    +-----
    | On Mon, Nov 02, 1998 at 03:57:20PM -0600, Shawn Leas wrote:
    | > not a mechanism by which filesystems are resized. Rather, it
    | > provides a way to GRACEFULLY combine multiple physical volumes
    | > into a virtual contiguous logical volume, and gives a STANDARD
    | > interface to applying alocation policies and even RAID.
    |
    | Yep - And even this Ted thought of beeing integrated into the ext234
    | filesystem
    +--->8

    Erk. Logical volume management doesn't belong in the filesystem; it's a
    device-like layer, not a filesystem-like layer.

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