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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 1/7] Add dm-snapshot tutorial in Documentation
    On Wed, 21 Sep 2005, spake:
    > On Wednesday 21 September 2005 00:13, Nix wrote:
    >> On 20 Sep 2005, Paolo Giarrusso docced:
    >> > +When you create a LVM* snapshot of a volume, four dm devices are used:
    >> [...]
    >> > +* I've verified this with LVM 2.01.09, however I assume this is the LVM2
    >> > way + of doing this.
    >> Yes; LVM1 doesn't use device-mapper at all, so these docs don't apply to
    >> it.
    > I really meant "I assume that all LVM2 releases work this way".

    As far as I know they do, modulo bugs, although if you go back far enough
    device-mapper doesn't have support for snapshots at all.

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