Gvinum RAID5 volume don't work after a simple reboot

Lukas Ertl le at FreeBSD.org
Mon Mar 6 07:50:56 PST 2006

On Mon, 6 Mar 2006, Olivier Cochard wrote:

> Here is the new procedure I've used:
> 1. initializing hard drive:
> /bin/dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/ad0 bs=1k count=20");
> /sbin/fdisk -I -b /boot/mbr ad0
> /sbin/bsdlabel -w ad0 auto
> 2. Generating config file:
> $ cat /var/etc/raid.conf
> drive disk_ad1 device /dev/ad1a
> drive disk_ad2 device /dev/ad2a
> drive disk_ad3 device /dev/ad3a

Why don't you just use a BIOS slice and a bsdlabel, like "ad0s1a"?


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