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How to migrate a single disk Linux System to software RAID1

This guide explains how to set up software RAID1 on an already running Linux (Ubuntu 12.10) system. The GRUB2 bootloader will be configured in such a way that the system will still be able to boot if one of the hard drives fails (no matter which one). Preliminary Note In this tutorial I am using … Continue reading How to migrate a single disk Linux System to software RAID1

Xen 6.0.2 software Raid – installation procedure

This document describes how to install XenServer 6.0.2 on a node without hardware raid. Install Software Install XenServer 6.0.2 on /dev/sda and do NOT configure any local storage (it is easier to do that afterwards). /dev/sda should containt three partitions, please verify with the following command: The first partition is used for XenServer installation, the … Continue reading Xen 6.0.2 software Raid – installation procedure