correct way to setup gmirror on 7.4?
mike at jellydonut.org
Wed Apr 27 20:59:17 UTC 2011
On Wed, Apr 27, 2011 at 4:43 PM, Helmut Schneider <jumper99 at gmx.de> wrote:
> Michael Proto wrote:
>> On Wed, Apr 27, 2011 at 3:35 PM, Helmut Schneider <jumper99 at gmx.de>
>> > Michael Proto wrote:
>> >> Am I using the correct process to create this array?
>> > No. While this works with MBR it fails with GPT as GPT and GEOM both
>> > want to use the last sector of the disk.
>> > First create the mirror and after that gpart it.
>> In my setup I am mirroring only partitions, creating partitions ad4p1,
>> ad6p1, ad4p2 and ad6p2 with gpart first, and then mirrors gm0p1 and
>> gm0p2 on top of those.
>> Or perhaps I'm misunderstanding what you're saying.
> 1. Create the mirror
> 2. Create the partition(s)
> Or do the steps described in section 19.4.2 at
Ah, thanks for that link, 19.4.2 does seem to describe what I'm
trying to do (couldn't find it via google search). I'll give this a
thorough reading and try it out.
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