LVM2 under FreeBSD ?

Albert Shih Albert.Shih at
Mon Sep 8 07:35:14 UTC 2008

 Le 07/09/2008 à 23:21:20+0200, Polytropon a écrit
> On Sun, 7 Sep 2008 14:09:42 +0000, nicodache <nicodache at> wrote:
> > Do yoy know of any solution available as port that would provide me
> > with the same features as LVM ? (resize of partitions while running,
> > to adapt /var to my needs without copying, unmouting, resizing,
> > rebooting, etc)
> As it has been mentioned before, ZFS is much more professional
> of course. You can add storage to /var or /home without needing
> to move any content to a new disk. ZFS is part of the base system.
Yes of course ZFS is very powerful FS, but I'm not very sure it's ready (on
FreeBSD) for production.

Albert SHIH
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