Fedora Core formalism

Net Llama! netllama
Sat Mar 10 21:20:04 PST 2007

On Sat, 10 Mar 2007, Tony Alfrey wrote:
> Net Llama! wrote:
>> On Sat, 10 Mar 2007, Tony Alfrey wrote:
>>> Now my next question is how do I mount this VolGroup thing so that I can
>>> access it from the outside world (from another partition)?  The
>>> traditional method for mounting an ext3 filesystem does not work,
>>> because there is more than just an ext3 filesystem in this VolGroup thing.
>> You can't unless you've got a kernel which has LVM support.
> Hmmm,  that's a pain.  I can recompile my SuSE kernel, or set up the
> disks to boot in the opposite order, but then I have to make GRUB be the
> chain loader.
> Is there a way to install FC without this structure, in other words,
> with a / directory and a swap partition?

Sure, don't let it auto-partition.

Lonni J Friedman                        netllama at linux-sxs.org
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