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Old 10-10-2010, 06:54 AM   #1
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How to migrate RAID 5 to RAID 1(Mirroring)


Dear all,

i can find many articles in google about migration from RAID 1 to RAID 5.
but what about RAID 5 to RAID 1.

I have a root(/) partition in RAID 1 and want to migrate to RAID 1. This is in production systems.

Kindly help

thanks
Mr. parkar
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Old 10-11-2010, 11:13 PM   #2
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Unless you have additional temporary storage you can use, I don't think this is possible. Because your dealing with a production system, if you have the resources, it would be a good idea to make a secondary copy of the production system with a raid 1 setup. Once you're sure the secondary is fine, just switch the production with the secondary.
 
Old 10-12-2010, 03:11 AM   #3
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Hi,

You have software or hardware RAID?

Please go through this link
 
  


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