New to RAID/Linux - PE2650, Redhat 7.3

Seth Mos knuffie at
Mon Aug 5 08:51:00 CDT 2002

At 09:37 5-8-2002 -0400, Brian K. Jones wrote:

>My question *now* is: How do I control the RAID level?  How do I know
>how the driver is treating the disks?  How do I know if it's being
>mirrored? etc. etc.

You set that up in the BIOS. Make a backup of your disks/partitions. 
Connect the disks to the raid controller, go into the raid controller bios 
(Ctrl-M IIRC) and create a new raid config. Don't forget to initialize the 

After that it will start scrubbing and you can restore your backups.


It might just be your lucky day, if you only knew.

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