[arch-dev-public] Big changes to LVM2 in testing

Thomas Bächler thomas at archlinux.org
Sat Nov 3 05:42:56 EDT 2012

Am 03.11.2012 02:40, schrieb Eric Bélanger:
>> You can restrict the hotplugging of the volume groups with the
>> auto_activation_volume_list option in lvm.conf. If you uncomment that,
>> only the listed volumes will be enabled. This is commented out by default.
>> WARNING: If you have any incomplete or clustered volume groups, none of
>> this will work yet! However, I doubt any Arch user uses that.
> If you use both RAID and LVM, make sure that you use the mdadm_udev
> hook instead of the mdadm one. I had to do this change to make my
> system boot with the lvm2 package in [testing].

In a RAID->LVM setup, this shouldn't matter. If it does, I don't
understand why.

However, a LVM->RAID setup will be broken (do you use that? does anyone?).

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