[CentOS-docs] New page on installing to software RAID

Tue Apr 28 00:05:58 UTC 2009
PJ Welsh <pjwelsh at gmail.com>

On Mon, Apr 27, 2009 at 5:45 PM, JohnS <jses27 at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Mon, 2009-04-27 at 14:53 -0400, Phil Schaffner wrote:
> > http://wiki.centos.org/HowTos/SoftwareRAIDonCentOS5
> ---\
> "After installing a new kernel, repeat Section Three."
> That has got to be BS. There has to be a better way and easier way. I
> just read the article. I need to think on that one. I have never heard
> of that.
> What happen to using "mdadm" instead of dd?
> ...

mdadm can resync, but so can the /proc with:
"echo check > /sys/block/md#/md/sync_action" for CentOS 5.x where "#" is the
number. In fact, if you don't do this on a regular basis, you *ARE* asking
for trouble!
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