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Old 12-11-2004, 05:41 PM   #1
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Soft Raid for dummies?

Having two identical hard disks, I thought I would try installing Soft Raid level 1 in Suse 9.2. I've tried several variations, but each time, KDE fails to start. I have put /boot and swap on non-raid partitions. Reading the howto:

it seems like one should be able to put the root folder on raid and YaST does not protest when I configure / as a raid 1 partition. Still, it does not work.

Does anyone have a simple configuration that works?

Old 12-12-2004, 07:39 PM   #2
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Hmmm... not sure. KDE and RAID should have nothing to do with each other. Does the machine boot at all? Might want to change your default runlevel to 3 (non graphical) and troubleshoot.

YAST should be able to help you with the RAID setup... as well as runlevels.


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