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I must be a genius then.
The only thing I do besides remembering the above is type the following:
+ say 10 minutes of googling.
That's 15 minutes extra but it's only 15 minutes and it does not happen often.
> Really, if if the desire is just to to move or resize partitions, it's probably best to use gparted and skip LVM entirely.
The key LVM feature for me is: no reboot interruption(s) distracting me at the worst possible moment. If that's not considered important then yes LVM should be skipped.
Fedora and LVM
Posted Nov 1, 2012 8:53 UTC (Thu) by epa (subscriber, #39769)
Posted Nov 1, 2012 9:29 UTC (Thu) by paulj (subscriber, #341)
Posted Nov 1, 2012 15:54 UTC (Thu) by bronson (subscriber, #4806)
Posted Nov 9, 2012 18:13 UTC (Fri) by nahoo (guest, #55570)
Of course it depends on how you describer a typical user, but I think the statement is true for a user that knows what a filesystem/partition is and need to resize them.
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