[SATLUG] lvm2 and raid 0

Chris Lemire good_bye300 at yahoo.com
Sun Jan 6 17:20:18 CST 2008

Having redundancy and striping requires at least 3 hard disks, right?

John Pappas <j at jvpappas.net> wrote: On Jan 5, 2008 3:27 PM, Chris Lemire  wrote:

> Raid 0 has the risk of data corruption that usually happens after a
> certain amount of time. Is using LVM2 for striping safer than raid 0?

No.  Just more flexible.  LVM does not infer redundant, as you must keep
copies of data in order to provide a spare in the case of failure.
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