Supported partition devices

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You must know the different partition devices that are supported in SnapManager.

The following table provides partition information and how it can be enabled for different operating systems:

Operating system Single partition Multiple partition Non-partition devices File system or RAW devices

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5x or

Oracle Enterprise Linux 5x

Yes

No

No

ext3*

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6xor

Oracle Enterprise Linux 6x

Yes

No

No

ext3 or ext4*

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11

Yes

No

No

ext3*

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10

No

No

Yes

ext3***

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5x or lateror

Oracle Enterprise Linux 5x or later

Yes

No

Yes

ASM with ASMlib**

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4or

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11

Yes

No

Yes

ASM with ASMlib**

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 or lateror

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11

Yes

No

No

ASM without ASMlib**

For more information on the operating system versions supported, refer to the Interoperability Matrix.