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Re: cloning a drive with dd

Al - image hosting services( said 
2008.06.24 07:10:02 +0000:
> I am setting up a server for a local Habitat for Humanity. The server has
> 2 drives and I was going to use the second drive as a backup. Then I got
> an idea, why not build the kernel with root on wd0a and clone the drive?
> If the first drive was to fail, then the second drive should work as a
> stand alone. 

Why not make it into a RAID 1?

That way if either fails, you can just replace it.

> Al

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