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Logical volume manager (LVM)

Introducion LVM are the initials for Logical Volume Manager, a powerful tool present in actual Linux systems inspired in the implementation available in other systems like AIX and HP-UX. LVM introduces a separation between system structure and elements like disks, partitions, filesystems to which we are used to. LVM has three levels: Physical volumes Volume Groups Logical volumes One of the benefits of LVM over traditional systems is that LVM introduces an abstraction layer which (...)

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