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Re: raidframe on a removable volume
On Jan 3, 2010, at 11:03 AM, Greg Troxel wrote:
> If I have raidframe on hardwired drives, the kernel autoconfigures
> them at boot-time. Suppose, though, that I have a raidframe drive
> connected via USB. When I plug it in and do 'disklabel sd0', I see
> that sd0a and sd0e are of type RAID, which is correct. I do not have
> easy access to the original raid?.conf files, though I could probably
> retrieve them if I needed to, but in theory that shouldn't be
> necessary -- if the kernel can autoconfigure the drives, why can't
> If the drive is plugged in at boot, is it autoconfigured?
Yes, but that ran into the same root drive confusion.
> It seems like raidctl needs an option to tell the kernel to rerun the
> autoconf scan.
--Steve Bellovin, http://www.cs.columbia.edu/~smb
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