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Old 09-18-2009, 03:54 AM   #1
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Creating Mirror of existing Volume in Linux


Could we create mirror of the existing volume in Linux. Is yes please let me know the procedure to create the mirror of existing Logical volume in Linux
 
Old 09-18-2009, 10:05 AM   #2
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rsync or wget commands.
 
Old 09-18-2009, 10:39 AM   #3
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A somewhat simpler method would be to just use dm to mirror the logical volume. See this how-to for an overview.

If you want to stay within LVM, look for a how-to on LVM "snapshots" which are a somewhat more flexible alternative to mirroring.
 
  


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