Subject: Re: RAID, sysinst, and upgrading
To: None <>
From: Christoph Kaegi <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/16/2004 10:42:19
On 13.02-22:19, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 13, 2004 at 04:11:22PM -0500, Steve Bellovin wrote:
> > I'm contemplating upgrading a machine from (approximately) 1.6.2 to
> > -current, so that I can use smbfs.  However, the machine is set up in a
> > RAID1 configuration.  Will sysinst understand this, or do I need to do 
> > the upgrade manually?
> I think you need to do it manually.

I made a Howto out of my notes once, when manually upgrading
from 1.5.3 to 1.6 because sysinst didn't recognize my raid1 
setup. Maybe this can help you:

Some bits will have changed from 1.6 to current, but I think, you'll
recognize these.


Christoph Kaegi