Optiplex 755 RAID 1 logical drive configuration ignored by
FreeBSD 9.0-R installation
wblock at wonkity.com
Sat May 19 03:11:36 UTC 2012
On Fri, 18 May 2012, tess lamont wrote:
> I created a RAID 1 drive in a Dell Optiplex 755, using the internal RAID
> controller and two 160GB drives, naming the logical drive "freebsd90". Within
> the system setup menu, the boot menu shows that "freebsd90" is the first (and
> only) bootable hard drive.
> Yet when I try to install FreeBSD 9.0-R, FreeBSD ignores the hardware RAID
> and sees the two separate drives, instead of seeing a single logical drive.
See graid(8). If it supports that controller, FreeBSD should be able to
boot from the array and use it.
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