FreeBSD 5.3 and vinum upgrade #2
msch at snafu.de
Mon Dec 20 09:35:30 PST 2004
Am Montag, 20. Dezember 2004 00:04 schrieb Nikolaj Hansen:
> [...] The whole problem is, I cannot
> mount any thing without doing it this way. The reason for this is, as
> you pointed out , that my disk setup is different than the norm:
> $ sudo bsdlabel da1s1
> # /dev/da1s1:
> 8 partitions:
> # size offset fstype [fsize bsize bps/cpg]
> a: 512000 0 4.2BSD 2048 16384 32008
> b: 1228535 512000 swap
> c: 17767827 0 unused 0 0 # "raw" part...
> h: 16027292 1740535 vinum
> Both sides of the mirror are made like this.
This disk setup seems to me perfectly legal. Your vinum-partition has an
offset of 1740535 which is != 0, that's all that I meant.
> Of cause I _really_ want to keep the data on the disks. Is there an
> easy way to fix the disks for geom_vinum compability, or do they need
> to be rebuilt from the ground up?
I don't know any hints any more, sorry. I send a pointer to
le at freebsd.org, which is the creator of geom_vinum, because he follows
-current and not -stable AFAIK.
Ciao/BSD - Matthias
Matthias Schuendehuette <msch [at] snafu.de>, Berlin (Germany)
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