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Re: Xfs partition "move" ?

To: Austin Gonyou <austin@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: Xfs partition "move" ?
From: Rupa Schomaker <rupa-list+linux-xfs@xxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 20 Dec 2001 13:50:01 -0800
Cc: Steve Lord <lord@xxxxxxx>, Eric Sandeen <sandeen@xxxxxxx>, pelux@xxxxxxxxxxxxx, linux-xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
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You shouldn't even need a snapshot to evacuate a disk.  You should be
able to just use pvmove to move the physical extents from one physical
volume to another.  

Austin Gonyou <austin@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:

> I see..I was thinking more along the lines of moving a partition from
> one disk to another. 
>
> Perhaps LVM or EVMS snapshots would do the trick?

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