Subject: Re: port-macppc/30465
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Ian Spray <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 06/10/2005 20:34:57
On 10 Jun, 2005, at 08:54, email@example.com wrote:
> Synopsis: Install kernel does not support RAIDframe devices
> State-Changed-From-To: analyzed->feedback
> State-Changed-By: firstname.lastname@example.org
> State-Changed-When: Fri, 10 Jun 2005 07:54:49 +0000
> I've added RAIDframe support to "sysinst". Could you please test if the
> "sysinst" on the ramdisk of the following kernel ...
> ... offers you to upgrade your installation on "raid0"?
This works. It recognised my existing raid0 mirror straightaway, and
so I inserted a blank drive, booted to a shell, ran pdisk, disklabel,
then used raidctl to create a mirror with one component marked 'absent'
called raid1, used newfs, created a stub etc/fstab and went back into
This time both raid0 and raid1 (as well as wd0 and wd1) were visible
and I successfully installed onto raid1 from a set of .tgz files on
raid0. raidctl correctly reported the status of raid0 and raid1 (the
missing drive, parity status, etc.)
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