lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2000]   [Nov]   [22]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
    /
    Date
    From
    SubjectRe: /proc/partitions for LVM
    On Wed, Nov 22, 2000 at 04:05:39PM -0500, Brian Kress wrote:
    > Question about /proc/partitions and LVM. LVM devices in
    > /proc/partitions currently show up as lvma, lvmb, etc, depending on
    > their device number. This breaks things like mount by filesystem
    > name. Back when LVM existed as a patch, I believe there was some
    > support in fs/partitions/check.c for showing the proper name for
    > the device (something like <vgname>/<lvname>).

    Yes.
    It actually was <vgname>/<lvname>.

    Linus didn't accept it though.

    The code is still available in case he changes his mind.

    > Are their any plans for something like this to be added
    > or is their a reason it was taken out?
    >
    >
    > BTW, 2.4.0-test11 is the first "perfect" kernel for me. It
    > finally has everything I use working correctly. (well, with a
    > small raid5 patch, anyway).
    >
    >
    > Brian Kress
    > kressb@fsc-usa.com
    > -
    > To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
    > the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
    > Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

    --

    Regards,
    Heinz -- The LVM guy --

    =-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-

    Heinz Mauelshagen Sistina Software Inc.
    Senior Consultant/Developer Bartningstr. 12
    64289 Darmstadt
    Germany
    Mauelshagen@Sistina.com +49 6151 7103 86
    FAX 7103 96
    =-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-
    -
    To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
    the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
    Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

    \
     
     \ /
      Last update: 2005-03-22 12:47    [W:0.026 / U:31.356 seconds]
    ©2003-2016 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site