Subject: Re: setting the clean-bit in a RAID 0
To: Greg Oster <>
From: Frederick Bruckman <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/06/1999 11:14:24
On Tue, 6 Apr 1999, Greg Oster wrote:

> Gack.  Clean bits don't mean a whole lot for RAID0, so perhaps 
> the error message here is a bit bogus..
> Doing a:
>   raidctl -i raid0
> should make it happier.  The initializing of parity should trivially 
> succeed (as there is no parity) and after that the kernel shouldn't complain
> about the RAID set not being clean... 

What he said.

> Please let me know if the above doesn't fix things, as if it doesn't, I'll 
> need to do some digging...

Please do. I'm not at that machine now, but as I recall, what it does
instead is to give an error message with the word "EONOTSUP" in it.