Subject: Re: Upgrading a RAIDframe system with sysinst?
To: Christoph Kaegi <>
From: Stephen Borrill <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 11/27/2006 14:26:31
On Mon, 27 Nov 2006, Christoph Kaegi wrote:

> On 24.11-21:31, Matthias Scheler wrote:
>> On Fri, Nov 24, 2006 at 03:04:40PM -0500, Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
>>> I have a 3.0.1 system that uses RAIDframe -- root is on raid0a; /usr is
>>> on raid1a.  Can I update it by booting a sysinst CD, or should I do it
>>> manually?
>> If all the RAIDframe volumes are autoconfigured (and not via
>> "/etc/raind<x>.conf") booting of the CD and using "sysinst" should
>> work fine.
> When Booting a 3.0 install CD, I made the experience that only
> raid0 was detected (I had / on raid0, /usr on raid2, /var on raid3)

It's probably that /dev only contains the raid0 devices. You could try:
cd /dev
sh MAKEDEV raid1 raid2 raid3