virt-p2v and linux software raid.
On Fri, Sep 19, 2008 at 07:23:22PM -0400, Brandon Perkins wrote:
> I was wondering if there is any progress on getting linux software raid
> support. I'm not really qualified to help with patches, but I'd be more
> than happy to test any patches to get this functionality in. It appears
> I have a similar setup where I have three physical drives, three
> identical partitions in a software RAID-1 (/boot), three identical
> partitions for swap, and three identical partitions in a software RAID-5
> (/). And of course it bails out because it doesn't understand the
> software raid type.
Sorry I wasn't concentrating very hard on this list for the past
couple of weeks.
virt-p2v doesn't understand RAID devices at all. There's no real
limitation here, it's just that you're the first person who has asked
Can you open a bug report, and also send the virt-p2v.log file from
your attempted installation.
Richard Jones, Emerging Technologies, Red Hat http://et.redhat.com/~rjones
virt-p2v converts physical machines to virtual machines. Boot with a
live CD or over the network (PXE) and turn machines into Xen guests.
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