Register a domain and help support LQ
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.


  Search this Thread
Old 11-26-2007, 05:14 AM   #1
Tahir Saleh
LQ Newbie
Registered: Apr 2007
Posts: 19

Rep: Reputation: 0
question about e2fsadm utility

ive been givin a task to find such a way that by shrinking an LVM logical volume implemented on RAID, lets say to half its size without losing any data on the partition present in such a state that the data is supposedly smaller than the shrinked logical volume.what i did is that i implemented logical volume through LVM2(on RAID) packaged with the distro RHEL4 and tried the test but with no success. my question is that does e2fsadm utility provided by LVM1 gives the facility of data intagrity while shrinking the filesystem what iam trying to ask is that will LVM1 would do the job.

Last edited by Tahir Saleh; 11-26-2007 at 07:53 AM. Reason: update


lvm, raid

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Question regarding to ks.cfg(kickstart utility) & openoffice bbmak Linux - Newbie 1 07-09-2007 09:14 AM
touch utility question twistedpair Linux - Software 11 05-03-2006 10:33 AM
"multiboot utility" and "dell utility partition" on dell i5150 xround Linux - Laptop and Netbook 5 04-21-2005 09:19 AM
rm utility seanatis Linux - General 1 09-05-2004 03:56 PM
very useful utility, everyone should see exodist Linux - Software 3 08-27-2003 03:29 AM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:37 PM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration