NethServer Version: 7.6
Module: nethserver main
I’ve been playing around with Nethserver for a while now, and I’m more or less ready for a production deployment. I’ll be using these servers to take over some routing/network jobs, but will also be virtualizing a few things onto them.
So, after doing a little digging I think I’ve got an idea of my answer but wanted to ask and see if I can get some clarification. I’m interested to know what the directory structure for NethServer’s main storage is.
I’d like to keep the system files and such on a RAID 1 pair as is the default. But I’d like to also go ahead and set up a big LV on top of some raid for all of the user/operating data that Nethserver and its subcomponents/VM guests/etc generate, that way I can grow the storage as necessary down the road.
From another thread, it looks like Nethserver stores everything in /var/lib/nethserver. Is that correct? If so, is it just a matter of setting up raid and LVM during the install and having the LV mount there? Is there anything else that I should go ahead and setup on that large storage at install so I don’t have to move it? Or should I just do a basic install, and then set up the storage and move everything? Thoughts?
Thanks in advance for your time and opinions,