Re: IBMs LVM ?

Jes Sorensen (
27 Sep 2001 21:36:19 +0200

>>>>> "Christoph" == Christoph Hellwig <> writes:

Christoph> On Tue, Sep 11, 2001 at 11:57:13AM -0600, Andreas Dilger
Christoph> wrote:
>> Do you have a specific complaint? The current LVM kernel code
>> isn't all that robust either (and the user-space code is not very
>> pretty).

Christoph> Please take a barf-bag, look at the code, look at the
Christoph> unneded abstrations, look at the uneeded interfaces, look
Christoph> at the code-duplication, look at the over-engineering.

At least the IBM guys seem interested in listening and taking
code/suggestions from the community. There was a fairly productive BOF
at OLS a couple of months ago. Thats a lot more than we can say about
the current LVM.

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