Gentoo Archives: gentoo-user

From: "J. Roeleveld" <joost@××××××××.org>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-user] CPU upgrade and LVM questions.
Date: Thu, 06 Dec 2018 16:51:18
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-user] CPU upgrade and LVM questions. by Neil Bothwick
Be careful to reduce the interval for reporting the progress.
Not sure if the memory leak was fixed yet, I ended up setting the interval to 10 to 30 minutes in the past to avoid memory issues.


On December 6, 2018 10:03:31 AM UTC, Neil Bothwick <neil@××××××××××.uk> wrote:
>On Thu, 6 Dec 2018 03:27:31 -0600, Dale wrote: > >> Now to the second question.  I found a 8TB hard drive and bought it.  >My >> plan is to take my 6TB backup drive and install it in place of a 3TB >> drive which has LVM on it.  I plan to use the 8TB drive as a external >> backup drive in the end.  Will do a backup before changing internal >> drives tho.  From what I've read, I can use pvmove and pvremove to >> replace that drive.  Just tell pv to move the data and when done, >remove >> the old drive. After that, the new 6TB drive will be used in that PV >and >> the 3TB drive can be used for something else.  Is it really that easy >or >> is there more to it than that?  Pardon me but that doesn't sound >> complicated enough to me.  lol  > >It's been a while since I did that but AFAIR, yes it is that simple. >pvmove does all the hard work and it can take a while, but it can >survive >an interruption. > > >-- >Neil Bothwick > >Not one shred of evidence supports the notion that life is serious.
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