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Re: Etch Software RAID Upgrade Trouble & Suggested Installer Improvements

martin f krafft <madduck@debian.org> writes:

> also sprach Roberto C. Sanchez <roberto@connexer.com> [2007.01.07.0456 +0100]:
>> Well, at the least it should scan for partitions marked as a RAID
>> and prompt the user whether or not to start the set.
> Other than the partition type, there's no way to do this, and
> setting the partition type is not always desirable.

Raid superblock. Why limit yourself to raid partitions anyway? Just
scan all devices. Failing to repair a raid because the partition type
got messed up would be stupid.

> Anyway, check out /usr/share/mdadm/startall, which I hope to migrate
> to the udeb after etch. Then you can just call the script and have
> all arrays assembled.


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