Setting up an LVM Installation

There are lots of reasons you would want to setup an LVM system. LVM stands for Logical Volume Manager. The main difference over “standard” partitions is the LVM is not fixed, and like a RAID array, can span multiple physical devices (though it is not capable of parity, striping, or anything like … Continue reading

More Static IP Stuff

I previously detailed how to setup a static ip address on your computer. A quick summary is below. Backup the config file vi /etc/network/interfaces{,.orig} Setup the static entry by changing the file from: auto lo iface lo inet loopback or auto eth0 iface eth0 inet dhcp to auto eth0 iface … Continue reading