Subject: Re: RAIDframe documentation concerns
To: Martin Husemann <>
From: Ryan Cresawn <>
List: port-sparc64
Date: 10/24/2005 10:58:54
On Mon, Oct 24, 2005 at 09:26:29AM +0200, Martin Husemann wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 24, 2005 at 02:06:37AM -0400, Ryan Cresawn wrote:
> >     successfully booted an Ultra 1, an Ultra 5, or any other sparc64
> >     computer from both "/dev/[sw]d0a" and "/dev/[sw]d1a" after
> >     creating a RAID-1 boot disk mirror per the RAIDframe
> >     documentation?
> Yes, works fine for me.
> If it does not work (breaking with a wrong superblock magic error), try
> zeroing the first 256 blocks of your hard disk an disklabel it from scratch
> (beware, this will wipe your disks content, of course!)
> Martin


I'm not sure what a wrong superblock magic error looks like but I do
know the error I received.  I hope you won't mind looking at this
prior netbsd-docs mailing list post of mine:

I will try your suggestion when I have a test machine available in
about a week or two.

Thanks for your feedback,