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Old 02-10-2004, 04:47 PM   #1
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autostarting raid array


I have a software raid5 configuration and working fine, the only thing is that the raid array /dev/md0. In the /etc/raidtab I have the persistent-superblock 1 line and the drives configured with fd. The only probelm is that it is not starting on reboot, I have to run raidstart manually each time.
 
Old 02-10-2004, 07:39 PM   #2
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I think you may not have recreated the initrd when setting up raid..u will need to re-compile the initial ram disk with support for raid/lvm modules so that the configuration is loaded during system startup..
 
Old 02-10-2004, 07:57 PM   #3
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yeah I have, everything is compiled correctly. I did not have the mount in the fstab to mount the array. I was trying to test without but when I added the mount in the fstab it starts up perfect now.
 
  


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