Re: Volume management on Linux with the ext2fs.

Stefan Monnier (monnier+/news/lists/linux/kernel@TEQUILA.SYSTEMSZ.CS.YALE.EDU)
24 Apr 1997 16:44:53 -0400

"Theodore Y. Ts'o" <tytso@MIT.EDU> writes:
> about this feature. Most of the time you need to powerdown the system
> to cable the new disk into the SCSI chain anyway.....

Especially with Linux using /dev/sda2 instead of something like
/dev/dsk/dks0t1d0s5 or somesuch.