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Re: raid10??

Den Mon, 28 Jan 2008 15:40:18 +0100 skrev randall:

> hi all,
> i'm setting up a new server and i basically have 4 disks (+2 for back-up
> storage), easiest would be to go for the good old raid5 and suffer the
> performance loss, but i have some time left to do some benchmarking and
> i want to give raid10 a try.
> i don't seem to be able to find much resources on google about setting
> up raid 10 in debian (anybody has some experience???) and i also came
> accross the idea of raid1 with lvm setup..is this an option?
> just wandering if somebody has some thoughts and pointers

There is a general Linux RAID Howto and FAQ at http://linux-raid.osdl.org/

Especially there is a howto on setting up a system with raid all the way 
at http://linux-raid.osdl.org/index.php/Preventing_against_a_failing_disk

There is somthing on performance of the various tyoes of Linux raid at
http://linux-raid.osdl.org/index.php/Performance . 

This is information made by the Linux-raid kernel group and reflects 
quite recent information. Many other sites contain info that is rather 

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