[DRBD-user] is LVM cluster-aware?

Tomasz Chmielewski mangoo at wpkg.org
Fri Jan 25 10:48:31 CET 2008

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Mark Watts schrieb:
> On Thursday 24 January 2008 17:22:02 Tomasz Chmielewski wrote:
>> Is LVM cluster-aware? 
> Yes it is if you use RHEL Cluster Suite, but that depends what you mean 
> by "cluster aware".
> You can, using RHEL, configure LVM on GFS on one node, and all the other 
> cluster members will see the changes immediatly. (It works very nicely 
> actually).

I always thought GFS is a filesystem, not a block device?

So setting up LVM on a filesystem would really be setting up LVM in a 
file on GFS (through loop) - or am I mistaken?

Tomasz Chmielewski

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