Subject: Re: raidframe (was: CVS commit: basesrc)
To: Simon Burge <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Greg Oster <email@example.com>
Date: 05/16/2001 13:16:31
Simon Burge writes:
> Tim Preston wrote:
> > Eek! 'reboot' is a really bad move on one of my systems. I had to make
> > shutdown run /etc/rc.d/swap*  or the mirrored swap doesn't get
> > unconfigured and I end up with dirty parity which takes a considerable
> > time to rebuild.
> I thought this particular problem had been fixed in the raidframe
> driver... Greg?
If swap partitions are sucessfully removed then RAIDframe will happily
unconfigure the RAID set and mark it as 'clean'. RAIDframe doesn't care what
sort of data is on the RAID set, and doesn't have any mechanisms for treating
swap as 'special'.