How to autostart geom_stripe?

Pawel Jakub Dawidek pjd at
Mon Sep 20 09:44:22 PDT 2004

On Mon, Sep 20, 2004 at 12:38:03PM -0400, Sven Willenberger wrote:
+> Interestingly, once I applied the patch, and followed the make
+> instructions you supplied above, the thing actually works (even though
+> the patch looks like it was designed merely to trap a suspected error).
+> I am not sure if the physical act of remaking the module from the
+> modules directory solved the problem or what happened exactly. I will
+> try a few more reboots and see what happens. 

This could be an effect of a race which we can have here.
As I susspect, daX SCSI providers are created with 0 sectorsize. Sectorsize
is set later, but maybe sometimes before gmirror taste it.
Few more reboots may confirm my suspicion, yes.

Pawel Jakub Dawidek             
pjd at                 
FreeBSD committer                         Am I Evil? Yes, I Am!
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