file system sizing with 5.x

Paul Civati paul at
Fri Dec 5 14:20:51 GMT 2003

Bruce M Simpson <bms at> wrote:

> Not sure what you mean by "Transtec" units unless you're referring to some
> kind of raid tower... in that case, if you're planning to setup volume
> sets across such devices (and the disks on your AAC backplane), vinum is
> probably worth a look.

I'm guessing he's talking about one of the disk arrays built out of
a bunch of ATA/SATA disks hidden behind a SCSI interface to connect
to the target host, possibly with some RAID functionality inside it.


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