[CentOS] RAID 5 setup?

Robert Spangler mlists at zoominternet.net
Sat Mar 27 15:05:22 UTC 2010

On Saturday 27 March 2010 05:07, John R Pierce wrote:

>  for all practical purposes its the same thing.     if it was really
>  stripe then mirror, a naive mirror handler would think it would have to
>  remirror both drives when one half of one of the stripesets failed and
>  was replaced.     but in fact, the mirror handlres tend to be well aware
>  of whats going on.      mirror 0+1  aand stripe that with mirrored 2+3,
>  and its really all the same    the native raid10 in newer mdraid is
>  cleaner because you don't end up with extra partial volume metadevices...

Thank you kindly for your reply.



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