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    SubjectRe: Moving MD/LVM from PPC to x86
    >>>>> "Neil" == Neil Brown <neilb@suse.de> writes:

    Neil> On Saturday June 30, turbo@bayour.com wrote:
    >> Quoting Alasdair G Kergon <agk@redhat.com>:
    >>
    >> > On Thu, Jun 28, 2007 at 11:02:39PM +0200, Turbo Fredriksson wrote:
    >> >> 2. How do I move a VG/PV/LV from PPC to x86?
    >> >
    >> > The on-disk LVM2 metadata should be accessible from both
    >> > architectures.
    >>
    >> Well, when I move the disks, the intel machine say that one of
    >> the disks don't have a partition table and that the other don't
    >> have any MD superblock...

    Neil> Version 0.90 MD superblocks (still the default) uses host-endian
    Neil> values so you cannot move between architectures directly.
    Neil> However isn't too hard to make it work.

    So if we have version 1.0, 1.1 and 1.2 superblocks, why aren't they
    the default yet? I assume they're useful, so let's use them!

    John
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