Fedora 15, new and exciting plans

Lennart Poettering mzerqung at 0pointer.de
Sun Nov 14 13:57:00 UTC 2010

On Sun, 14.11.10 13:14, Nicolas Mailhot (nicolas.mailhot at laposte.net) wrote:

> Le dimanche 14 novembre 2010 à 01:14 +0100, Lennart Poettering a écrit :
> > Well, there's no doubt that LVM has its uses, but that doesn't mean we
> > should install it by default on every Fedora installation.
> > 
> > LVM actually slows down boot considerably. Not primarily because its
> > code was slow or anything, but simply because it isn't really written in
> > the way that things are expected to work these days. 
> But wasn"t systemd supposed to fix this kind of problem (dumping things
> overboard is not fixing) ? LVM may not be very useful on single-hdd
> laptops, but on desktops it makes adding/changing disks really easy.

systemd is definitely not going into the realms of storage assembly.


Lennart Poettering - Red Hat, Inc.

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