Re: geom provider name change Glen Barber Tue Dec 15 21:00:16 2009
Alexei Troussov wrote: > Hello, > > I got two equal disks ad10 and ad11 and want to use them as RAID1 via gmirror > (I don't boot the system from them). > > Some day I'd like to change my hardware config, installing additional SATA > controller in my PC. My problem is that device names for my disks ad10 and > ad11 will change to, say, ad12 and ad13 respectively. > > Do I need to recreate my RAID1 ? or gmirror takes care about that and detects > which disk to use? The boot config for a gmirror(8) configuration is written to the end of the disk - assuming fstab(5) is configured correctly, you should not have an issue pulling devices from one machine and inserting them to a machine with a different hardware configuration or drive enumeration scheme. -- Glen Barber _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-geom To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"