[Users] need for help in installing ovirt

Itamar Heim iheim at redhat.com
Sun Nov 10 09:14:51 UTC 2013

On 11/09/2013 11:01 AM, mohammad piran wrote:
> hi dear
> i want to install ovirt in my site with the fiber channel storage domain.

please use the users mailing list for such questions (cc'd).

> i have emc vnx 5300 storage.
> i have number of question.
> 1)best hba for fiber connection in centos 6.4 (qlogic or brocade?)

hopefully other users can share their experinece on if this matters.

> 2)i create a lun in emc san storage,does this lun must be formated with ext4 ,... or not,this isnot beformated and partitioned lun.

LUN should be empty. ovirt will create a VG on it, and managed an LV per 
disk/snapshot as needed.

> in the installation guideof ovirt just said that you select lun and...
> this does not said about minimum or recommended configuration of fiber channel based storage.
> this problem is : i dont know that emc created lun must be partitioned and formated or not,this is full empty lun.
> best thanks

just an empty LUN.

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