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Re: RAIDframe: what if a disc fails during copyback

> it locks out all other non-copyback IO in order to finish the job!

> Locking out all other IO is very poor... but if it's a small enough RAID set
> you might be able to get away with the downtime for the copyback...
Certainly not.

> You shouldn't need to reboot for this... the 'failing spared disk' and
> 'reconstruct to previous second disk' should work fine without reboot.
I still don't get this. What I have is:

           /dev/sd5a: spared
           /dev/sd6a: optimal
           /dev/sd7a: used_spare

So what am I supposed to do from here?

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