is it safe to reboot while gmirror is rebuilding?

Anton Shterenlikht mexas at
Wed Jul 8 13:19:30 UTC 2009

On FBSD 8.0-current ia64 I've gmirror on 63GB partition, which
takes quite a long time to rebuild, perhaps 30 min. Is it
safe to reboot, or write to this filesystem, while it is
being rebuilt (gmirror status DEGRADED) ?

many thanks

Anton Shterenlikht
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Mech Eng Dept
Bristol University
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