Multiple RAID support in Debian?
On Fri, Jan 29, 2010 at 07:37:39PM -0600, Victor Padro wrote:
> I was wondering if someone could help me, I'm putting together a
> Server for personal use, I want to virtualize a few servers(mail, web,
> ssh) and use it as a NAS, but I have a question if I can use Multiple
> RAID Arrays using the following HW:
yep, this my /proc/mdstat
md3 : active raid6 sdc1 sdj1 sdi1 sdh1 sdg1 sdf1 sde1 sdd1
5860558848 blocks super 1.2 level 6, 64k chunk, algorithm 2 [8/8] [UUUUUUUU]
md2 : active raid1 sda3 sdb3
1923237404 blocks super 1.2 [2/2] [UU]
md1 : active raid1 sda2 sdk2(S) sdb2
29294400 blocks [2/2] [UU]
md0 : active raid1 sda1 sdk1(S) sdb1
979840 blocks [2/2] [UU]
> Intel Xeon Quad Core X3430
> ASUS P7F-M LGA 1156
> - LSI MegaRAID(integrated)
> - HighPoint RocketRAID 2640x1
> 2 Hitachi 500GB HDDs
> 4 Hitachi 1TB HDDs
> I want to use one array with the 2 500GB HDDs in RAID1 for the OS and
> for some VMs, and the other 4 1TB HDDs I want to create an array in
> RAID5 or RAID10 for file sharing across my home Network.
> I found a guide but it's a little bit outdated:
> Do you have any other pointer I can read/use?
Use the latest debian installer you can do it all from there.
I would normally recommend sw raid, but you already have the highpoint -
heard good things although I haven't used one.
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