[mythtv-users] Linux software raid question
bolek-mythtv at curl.com
Tue Jun 3 15:41:03 UTC 2008
Matt Nelson wrote:
> On one of my mythtv backend servers I host my fileserver that stores all
> of my media on two raid5 sets totaling 12 drives that are all attached
> via sata. These are all attached externally, and that is where my
> question lies, if I connect these drives incorrectly will my raid sets
> die, or does it not matter where they are connected since there is some
> metadata that tells the linux software raid that it belongs to a certain
> raid set?
Yes, Linux software RAID will work regardless of the drive order. Your
only order concern is the boot drive.
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