Subject: Re: RAID disk failure
To: Jukka Marin <>
From: Wojciech Puchar <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 12/26/2001 18:47:24
> data errors).
> These disks are no longer available (surprise, surprise!), so I will
> probably get a bigger disk or two to replace the dead one.
> What is the easiest way of moving the RAID1 system to two bigger disks?
> My computer has no room for all the disks (1+2+non-raid disks)
> simultaneously. :-(  I guess it would be easiest just to drop a 60 GB disk
> in the machine and 'raidctl -R' it .. but then I would lose the 15 gigs
> and still be limited to 45 GB of storage (which doesn't seem to be too

one way is to do this and use another 15GB as non-raid storage. another to
ccd your 45GB disk with one on non-raid to make about 60GB, best is to buy
2 60GB (or 100GB?) disks and copy everything then remove&sell 45GB