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Getting Started with oVirt 3.3 by Alexey Lesovsky

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Appendix A. NFS Storage Setup on CentOS

oVirt supports NFS storage. This appendix will cover how to set up the NFS server with CentOS Linux.

Preparing the local storage

Local disk running Logical Volume Manager (LVM) is used as storage. LVM is a flexible and powerful disk manager. For additional information about LVM, please look at the following link: https://access.redhat.com/site/documentation/en-US/Red_Hat_Enterprise_Linux/6/html-single/Logical_Volume_Manager_Administration/index.html.

To create LVM volume, we need a whole disk. For a disk device, only the partition table must be erased, which will effectively destroy information about partitions on that disk. In the following command, we will focus on the first sector (be careful, this command ...

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