[svlug] booting from software raid?

Deirdre Saoirse deirdre at deirdre.net
Tue May 30 11:38:39 PDT 2000


On Tue, 30 May 2000, Arthur Thomas wrote:

> has anyone here ever set up a linux server so that it booted from a
> software raid partition?

This is imho a really really bad idea. Don't make / part of your raid,
even if you DO have a /boot on a non-raid partition with a kernel.

My guess is pretty simple: your machine doesn't know where your kernel is.
It needs to. 'nuff said.

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