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Re: lilo about to be dropped?

On Tue, 07 Apr 2009, Darren Salt wrote:
> For me, lilo works fine as it is. If I see something which affects me, I'll
> at least have a look at it; no guarantees, though, since there's a lot of
> stuff here with which I'm not familiar.

>From memory, lilo doesn't support partitioned md arrays.  Since md has never
learned to do cross-md-device read optimization, it would be very nice to
use an entire disk as a single partitioned md device, instead of using
partitions as md components.

  "One disk to rule them all, One disk to find them. One disk to bring
  them all and in the darkness grind them. In the Land of Redmond
  where the shadows lie." -- The Silicon Valley Tarot
  Henrique Holschuh

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