[ILUG] Ubuntu Dapper and Promise fasttrack lite 100
conor at discuskeeping.com
Thu Dec 7 19:21:28 GMT 2006
> Stephen Shirley wrote:
> > Under the 'any other suggestions' bit, i have to say: use linux s/w
> > raid unless you've got a good reason not to. Fakeraid can
> sometimes be
> > useful if you need dual-boot access to your array, but as this is
> > destined to be a server that shouldn't be an issue.
Fakeraid sucks-ass.com, you are far better off using MD, coz it just
works. It has been stable as a judge (Saddaam Hussein's judges excluded)
for years. Whereas fakeraid is also software RAID, only is crap due to
lack of use (comparatively speaking) - never mind tainting the kernel
(heads role for less around here you know).
> > Steve
> after playing with dm-mod and dm-mirror and dmraid and
> getting an error
> 22 from fdisk or rather ioctl on re-reading partition table I
You forgot to do :
# partprobe /dev/xxxx
That would have resolved it.
> have now
> done exactly that ;)
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