Re: [lvm-devel] *** ANNOUNCEMENT *** LVM 0.9.1 beta5 available at

Richard Gooch (
Thu, 22 Feb 2001 04:03:06 +1100

[LVM list removed so I don't get the nastygram]
Andrea Arcangeli writes:
> On Wed, Feb 21, 2001 at 02:49:17PM +1100, Richard Gooch wrote:
> > You definately can mknod(2) on devfs. [..]
> So then why don't we simply create the VG ourself with the right
> minor number and use it as we do without devfs? We'll still have a
> global 256 VG limit this way but that's not a minor issue.

Erm, that's a good question. Since I don't know the background to this
thread, can someone fill me in on what the problem/issue is?


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