[mythtv-users] Myth mirroring

Josh Burks dotnofoolin at gmail.com
Wed Sep 21 21:43:26 UTC 2005

On 9/21/05, Reggie Braswell <reggman at gmail.com> wrote:
> Taking the plunge and moving up to FC4. This time around I chose to go the
> software mirror path with two 80GB SATA disks. Carved it up with /boot on
> md0 and the rest via LVM as md1. Question I have for the group is the
> machine is sitting in an entertainment center with mythfrontend running all
> the time. Any tools or plugins for myth to monitor /proc/mdstat or something
> of that nature to check to see if you lost a drive etc... or is it that if
> you lost a drive the box is going to tank anyway so you will know no matter
> what? I have simulated a failed disk by powering off and unplugging the
> cable from the primary sata drive and it boots up fine from the secondary,
> but am a little leary to just yank power to one of the drives to see how
> Linux responds. Thanks... Regg

Maybe this might help:

Change the command that's between the backticks and the remote button
to fit your needs.


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