[CentOS] Installing on partitionable RAID arrays

Thu Mar 26 13:58:00 UTC 2009
Mogens Kjaer <mk at crc.dk>

RedShift wrote:
>  Not only do you
> have to execute 4 times as much commands, reconstruction of the 4
> arrays will take place in parallel leading to slow disk access during
> reconstruction. 

Is this right?

When I have replaced a disk and added several partitions
to an array, the rebuild is done one partition at a time.

The /proc/mdstat would say "delayed" on the partitiones

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