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Re: d-i: partitioned md devices? allowed but not supported?

On Fri, 04 Nov 2005, Bernd Eckenfels wrote:
> starts them. I suspect it is doing that because there is a bootflag on the
> partition. I am not sure if the kernel can du that for all devices it auto

It looks for all type 0xFD partitions.

> detected (i havd md0 on sda1/sdb1 and md1 on sda2/sdb2, only the first is
> available before init).

It will autorun/enable *all* md devices it can, not just md0.  All of them
will be available to bootstrap, and telling the kernel (through the command
line) to mount a root partition in /dev/md1 will work just fine). This was
true the last time I tried that, anyway, which was about one year ago.

  "One disk to rule them all, One disk to find them. One disk to bring
  them all and in the darkness grind them. In the Land of Redmond
  where the shadows lie." -- The Silicon Valley Tarot
  Henrique Holschuh

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