mirroring a disk

Fernando Ortiz fortiz at lacorona.com.mx
Mon Mar 11 16:46:01 CST 2002


Take a look at

http://www.linuxdoc.org/HOWTO/Boot+Root+Raid+LILO.html

chapter 4 is Upgrading from non-raid to RAID1/4/5


----- Original Message -----
From: "Keith Wolters" <kowolters at email.com>
To: <linux-poweredge at dell.com>
Sent: Monday, March 11, 2002 4:04 PM
Subject: mirroring a disk


| I've got a Poweredge 500SC.  We ordered it with two identical disks for
mirroring.  I did not see anything during the configuration which allowed me
to specify I wanted the disks mirrored so now I've got all my mounted
partions on hda and a single partition on hdb.  I would like to know the
best way to get from where I am to a system where what I have on hda is
mirrored on hdb.  I found RAID instructions on
|
|  http://www.thelinuxgurus.org/raid.shtml
|
| but they look like they're for setting up two disks from scratch (i.e
without preserving the contents of either which is what I want to do.)
|
| Can anyone point me to documentation on creating a mirror for a disk?
|
| Keith Wolters
| System Manager, H2 Design, Pittsburgh
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