Fresh install on gmirror'ed disks?

Patrick M. Hausen hausen at
Fri Mar 3 08:25:24 UTC 2006


> Since you have the luxury of doing this at install time, check out the
> instructions at:
> It worked for me and I think it's more like what you want than the
> approach which is good for converting a system to gmirror.

Keep in mind that this gives you a mirrored ad0 (or da0), not
a mirrored ad0s1 (or da0s1) like Ralf's instructions.

So you must replace a failed disk with one of the same size.
With Ralf's approach you can get any model of equal or bigger size
and just adjust s1 accordingly.

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