Reconstructing RAID-0 to RAID-10 using omconfig

John Buttery johnb+linuxpoweredge at
Thu Jun 7 16:57:10 CDT 2007

* On Thursday 07 June 2007 16:25, Jim Nelson <jim.nelson at> 
>You'll want to do the restore on a separate OS - using a recovery CD
> or Knoppix or whatnot, if you're rebuilding your root fs.
>It would be easier to do the initial rsync from a separate OS as well
> - that way, there's no weirdness with /sys or /proc - or dealing with
> device files.

  Oh yeah, I'll definitely be booted into Knoppix to do the transfers; I 
guess I should have clarified that.
  I'd rather avoid doing it at all, but yeah I definitely wouldn't try 
to mirror a live filesystem.  :)

John Buttery <johnb at>
System Administrator

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