RE: Partitioned loop device..

From: Christophe Saout (
Date: Fri Jul 18 2003 - 18:57:53 EST

Am Fr, 2003-07-18 um 21.10 schrieb Mr. James W. Laferriere:

> Hello Christophe , Are the tools you use in this script only for
> 2.5/2.6 ? Tia , JimL

It uses dmsetup, so it needs the device-mapper. The device-mapper is
integrated into the 2.5/2.6 kernel, but also exists as a patch to the
2.4 kernel (you would probably need to patch the kernel anyway).

You probably want this kernel patch (against 2.4.21):

And then compile the dmsetup tool:

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