Re: debian-installer beta 1
On Mon, Nov 17, 2003 at 01:44:27AM +0100, Goswin von Brederlow wrote:
> "Julian Mehnle" <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > Brian May wrote:
> > > I have tried debian-installer, and found it to be great!
> > >
> > > I just have three feature requests, if they aren't already supported:
> > > [...]
> > > 3. Software raid support?
> > That would be great! At least if it means ATARAID-style software RAID. No opinion about LVM-style RAID.
> My goal is lvm2 support but that needs different kernel-images which
> are a pain to build for 11 archs. The same image would be needed for
> low-mem installs (if we want to support <48MB ram systems) so there is
> some incentive to build them.
The inclusion of mdadm would at least enable people to go into a shell
and setup their MD devices. Then all you'd need to do is make sure some
basic MD options are on in the kernel.