Originally Posted by jlightner
Yes assuming you're talking about software RAID.
Type "man mdadm" and have a look at the "-x" option.
I stop a meta device using mdadm -S /dev/md1
after that I tried to start again using
mdadm -As /dev/md1
mdadm: /dev/md1 not identified in config file.
so what is the config file, and how we can make entries in that file.