Using Geom to mirror root partitions?

Josef Karthauser joe at
Wed Nov 19 03:05:58 PST 2003

On Sat, Nov 15, 2003 at 09:42:18AM +0100, Poul-Henning Kamp wrote:
> In message <20031115014133.GB31237 at>, Josef Karthauser writes:
> >What's the best way to prepare for this?  Should I leave some
> >unallocated space at the beginning of the disk so that any magic geom
> >bits can be inserted later?
> Rather:  leave a bit free at the end.

How much would you recommend I leave?  Proportional to the disk size, or
just enough space for data structures?

Josef Karthauser (joe at
FreeBSD (cvs meister, admin and hacker)
Physics Particle Theory (student)
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