FC1 to FC2 upgrade and LVM

Alexandre Oliva aoliva at redhat.com
Fri Mar 12 04:55:03 UTC 2004

On Mar 11, 2004, Steve Bergman <steve at rueb.com> wrote:

> If I do this, can I expect an upgrade to FC2-final to work?
> i.e. is it a design goal of FC2 to seemlessly upgrade a FC1 LVM1
> volume group (on which the root fs resides) to LVM2?

LVM2 kernel modules are perfectly capable of using LVM1 on-disk
format.  I've been doing that on 5 boxes at home without any major
issues.  There are bugs and limitations in LVM2 as it stands now, but
running into them before the final release is what testing is all
about, right? :-)

Alexandre Oliva             http://www.ic.unicamp.br/~oliva/
Red Hat Compiler Engineer   aoliva@{redhat.com, gcc.gnu.org}
Free Software Evangelist  oliva@{lsd.ic.unicamp.br, gnu.org}

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