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Jul
15
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Jul
15
answered Firefox execution fails from a root executed script with privilege drop
Jul
15
comment Firefox execution fails from a root executed script with privilege drop
yes, sudo is enabled, but no one is a sudoer
Jul
15
asked Content Encoding Error when trying to use GZip on Apache
Jul
15
comment Is this how LVM snapshots work?
So snapshots do live in a separate volume and not in the free space of the current volume?
Jul
15
comment Is this how LVM snapshots work?
I appended the vgdisplay to the question
Jul
15
revised Is this how LVM snapshots work?
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Jul
15
comment Is this how LVM snapshots work?
obu1:/home/jail/home/qps/backup/D# lvcreate -L1024M -s -n snap7-15 /dev/fileserverLVM/home Insufficient free extents (131) in volume group fileserverLVM: 256 required
Jul
15
comment Is this how LVM snapshots work?
that's exactly what I used
Jul
15
comment Is this how LVM snapshots work?
That's odd, when I tried to create a snapshot I was told there wasn't enough unallocated space on the LVM, I've only used like ~30MB of the partition (488GB total). I tried to create a 10GB snapshot thingy
Jul
15
comment Is this how LVM snapshots work?
VSS doesn't require more than one partition. It does everything on the same partition, and you can delete old snapshots with impunity
Jul
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accepted Is this how LVM snapshots work?
Jul
15
comment Is this how LVM snapshots work?
This makes a lot more sense.
Jul
15
comment Is this how LVM snapshots work?
So it's not truly modeled after Volume Shadow Copy (VSS), because that's not how VSS works?
Jul
15
asked Is this how LVM snapshots work?
Jul
15
comment LVM and snapshots
You don't have to freeze the filesystem, that's the beauty of LVM snapshots (and the VSS it's modeled after)
Jul
14
asked LVM and snapshots
Jul
14
comment Cleaning soot out of a server
@mrdenny and take out the cmos battery! Don't want extra juice running around when there's water all over it
Jul
14
comment I need help setting up a chroot jail
No, the other asked how to get ssh working with a chroot jail, not how to setup the said chroot jail.
Jul
13
comment I need help setting up a chroot jail
I had to change the /etc/passwd it pointed to the wrong chrooted bash