Creating a striped set of mirrors using gvinum

Greg 'groggy' Lehey grog at FreeBSD.org
Sat Mar 19 15:11:59 PST 2005


On Saturday, 19 March 2005 at 17:58:06 -0500, Sven Willenberger wrote:
> I am hoping someone has found a way to create this type of raid set
> using [g]vinum. I see that it is a trivial matter to create a mirror of
> 2 striped sets but I have not seen a way to create a stripe set out of
> multiple mirrored sets (e.g. stripe across 3 sets of mirrors). Has
> anyone managed to implement this and, if so, what does your
> configuration file look like?

No, it doesn't work that way.

> If not, could this be added as a feature request for gvinum?

To do this you should enter a PR.  It would help if you could explain
why it's preferable to mirrored plexes.

Greg
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