LVM ? (not vinum!)

Dan Nelson dnelson at
Sun Jul 4 20:13:49 PDT 2004

In the last episode (Jul 04), Stephan van Beerschoten said:
> Is there an implementation of an LVM in FreeBSD ? Vinum is not
> sufficient. I am looking for a true LVM where creating and resizing
> volumes is a must. Something like Solaris Disksuite with
> softpartitioning is something I could live with already, but it just
> does not seem to exist.

Vinum lets you resize volumes by concatenating plexes, and then you can
run growfs to expand the filesystem into the new space.

	Dan Nelson
	dnelson at

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