Install Mageia 1 on an encrypted LVM file system
Posted on: 06/27/2011 04:33 PM

LinuxBSDos.com posted a tutorial about installing Mageia 1 on an encrypted LVM file system

Install Mageia 1 on an encrypted LVM file system


Mageia is a new Linux distribution formed by former employees and contributors of Mandriva, a Linux software provider and publisher of a line of Linux distributions of the same name. The first stable release (of Mageia) has since been reviewed for this website (see Mageia 1 review). This article presents the steps necessary to install it on an encrypted LVM file system.

LVM, the Linux Logical Volume Manager, is a disk management system that makes it possible to manage disks in manner not possible with the traditional method. With LVM, for example, you can increase the size of a logical volume, add a new disk to the system, all while the system is online.



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