[lustre-discuss] Can logical volumes used as OST?

jeevan.patnaik at wipro.com jeevan.patnaik at wipro.com
Tue Mar 15 01:18:24 PDT 2016

I found the following line in lustre manual:

"You should create an OST that uses the raw block device and does not use partitioning"

Can we use Logical Volume as OST?
And I also wonder why no partitioned device.

However, I was testing lustre with LVs only and I found no issues, it's working!

Thanks and Regards,
Jeevan Patnaik B | Project Engineer
Nokia IT - HEE Platform | WIPRO Technologies - Hyderabad
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