Ubuntu a poor choice for servers

David Abrahams dave at boost-consulting.com
Mon Jul 10 11:42:01 UTC 2006

Ivan Krstic <krstic at solarsail.hcs.harvard.edu> writes:

> David Abrahams wrote:
>> Dapper (and Breezy for that matter) installation doesn't support LVM
>> well; it's almost as though it was untested.  Try to set up a system
>> with LVM from any of the different installation discs, and you'll see
>> what I mean.
> I've done so many times with the various Flights, and never had trouble.
>  I haven't tried the final CD, but would be surprised if such a severe
> regression was present.
>> Dapper installation doesn't support LVM over software raid *at all*,
>> even though it purports to. 
> Likewise with this.

FYI, at least one other person has seen the same effects:


Dave Abrahams
Boost Consulting

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