Re: [powerpc] Problems with logical volume setup during installation
"Sven" == Sven Luther <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Sven> On Sun, Jan 09, 2005 at 09:54:14PM -0800, Shyamal Prasad
>> 1) PowerMac does not currently have Partition types for
>> Linux. Today we are just using an Apple defined type
>> (Apple_UNIX_SVR2) which is "safe".
Sven> What exactly do you mean by safe ?
I meant that it does not cause Apple's OF and other software to barf.
Presumably Apple's code will tolerate unknown partition types....
>> 3) A proposal (from Sven, for example) is to use 'Linux LVM' as
>> a partition type on PowerMac systems.
Sven> Yes, we should do the same for 'Linux RAID' (altough i would
Sven> use an underscore in both cases).
>> grunt work), but I'm not even sure where to start. I don't even
Sven> Maybe start with the lvm-tools debian maintainers ?