[CentOS] preferred software RAID 10?
Ross S. W. Walker
RWalker at medallion.com
Wed Jun 25 17:35:11 UTC 2008
Rudi Ahlers wrote:
> Hi all
> I'm looking at setting up software RAID 10, using CentOS 5.1 x64 - what
> is the best way todo this?
> I'm reading some sources on the internet, and get a lot of different
> 1 suggestion says to boot up with a Live CD like Knoppix or
> SystemRescueCD, setup the RAID 10 partitions, and then install Linux
> from there.
> 2. Another is to setup a small RAID 1 on the first 2 HDD's, install
> Linux, bootup, and then setup the rest as RAID 10
> The others didn't really make sense to me, so how do I
> actually do this?
> And then, how do I setup the partitioning? Do I setup /boot on a
> separate RAID "partition"? If so, what happens if I want to
> replace the 1st 2 HDD's with bigger ones?
What's the hardware setup?
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