Learn Linux, 101: Boot the system

... say OS/2, Windows XP, and three different Linux distributions? You could use some program (such as the DOS FDISK program) to change the active partition and reboot. This is cumbersome. Furthermore, a disk can have only four primary partitions, and the standard MBR can have only ...

Blades and external storage: Set up a fault-tolerant environment

... dev/sdb /usr/sbin/hot_add is completed. Linux has found one new unit and mapped it to /dev/sdb . Note that the new unit is automatically managed by the multipath driver. To prepare the unit for LVM, create a primary LVM partition (partition type 8e) spanning the whole disk: Listing ...

Optimize storage with deep compression in DB2 10

... through database configuration parameters. You can enable or disable log archive compression independently for the primary or secondary archiving method and the corresponding archive ...

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