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From: "Joshua Saddler (nightmorph)" <nightmorph@g.o>
To: gentoo-doc-cvs@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-doc-cvs] gentoo commit in xml/htdocs/doc/en: gentoo-x86+raid+lvm2-quickinstall.xml gentoo-x86-tipsntricks.xml
Date: Mon, 09 May 2011 20:15:57
Message-Id: 20110509201547.4736520054@flycatcher.gentoo.org
nightmorph    11/05/09 20:15:47

  Modified:             gentoo-x86+raid+lvm2-quickinstall.xml
                        gentoo-x86-tipsntricks.xml
  Log:
  add metadata option, patch from swift on bug 359593

Revision  Changes    Path
1.28                 xml/htdocs/doc/en/gentoo-x86+raid+lvm2-quickinstall.xml

file : http://sources.gentoo.org/viewvc.cgi/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/gentoo-x86+raid+lvm2-quickinstall.xml?rev=1.28&view=markup
plain: http://sources.gentoo.org/viewvc.cgi/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/gentoo-x86+raid+lvm2-quickinstall.xml?rev=1.28&content-type=text/plain
diff : http://sources.gentoo.org/viewvc.cgi/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/gentoo-x86+raid+lvm2-quickinstall.xml?r1=1.27&r2=1.28

Index: gentoo-x86+raid+lvm2-quickinstall.xml
===================================================================
RCS file: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/gentoo-x86+raid+lvm2-quickinstall.xml,v
retrieving revision 1.27
retrieving revision 1.28
diff -u -r1.27 -r1.28
--- gentoo-x86+raid+lvm2-quickinstall.xml	9 May 2011 19:59:08 -0000	1.27
+++ gentoo-x86+raid+lvm2-quickinstall.xml	9 May 2011 20:15:47 -0000	1.28
@@ -1,5 +1,5 @@
 <?xml version='1.0' encoding="UTF-8"?>
-<!-- $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/gentoo-x86+raid+lvm2-quickinstall.xml,v 1.27 2011/05/09 19:59:08 nightmorph Exp $ -->
+<!-- $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/gentoo-x86+raid+lvm2-quickinstall.xml,v 1.28 2011/05/09 20:15:47 nightmorph Exp $ -->
 <!DOCTYPE guide SYSTEM "/dtd/guide.dtd">
 
 <guide>
@@ -29,7 +29,7 @@
 <!-- See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5 -->
 <license/>
 
-<version>17</version>
+<version>18</version>
 <date>2011-05-09</date>
 
 <chapter>
@@ -190,7 +190,7 @@
 
 livecd ~ # <i>mdadm --create /dev/md1 --level=1 --raid-devices=2 --metadata=0.90 /dev/sda1 /dev/sdb1</i>
 mdadm: array /dev/md1 started.
-livecd ~ # <i>mdadm --create /dev/md3 --level=1 --raid-devices=2 /dev/sda3 /dev/sdb3</i>
+livecd ~ # <i>mdadm --create /dev/md3 --level=1 --raid-devices=2 --metadata=0.90 /dev/sda3 /dev/sdb3</i>
 mdadm: array /dev/md3 started.
 livecd ~ # <i>mdadm --create /dev/md4 --level=0 --raid-devices=2 /dev/sda4 /dev/sdb4</i>
 mdadm: array /dev/md4 started.



1.28                 xml/htdocs/doc/en/gentoo-x86-tipsntricks.xml

file : http://sources.gentoo.org/viewvc.cgi/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/gentoo-x86-tipsntricks.xml?rev=1.28&view=markup
plain: http://sources.gentoo.org/viewvc.cgi/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/gentoo-x86-tipsntricks.xml?rev=1.28&content-type=text/plain
diff : http://sources.gentoo.org/viewvc.cgi/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/gentoo-x86-tipsntricks.xml?r1=1.27&r2=1.28

Index: gentoo-x86-tipsntricks.xml
===================================================================
RCS file: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/gentoo-x86-tipsntricks.xml,v
retrieving revision 1.27
retrieving revision 1.28
diff -u -r1.27 -r1.28
--- gentoo-x86-tipsntricks.xml	16 Mar 2011 07:47:44 -0000	1.27
+++ gentoo-x86-tipsntricks.xml	9 May 2011 20:15:47 -0000	1.28
@@ -1,6 +1,6 @@
 <?xml version='1.0' encoding="UTF-8"?>
 <!DOCTYPE guide SYSTEM "/dtd/guide.dtd">
-<!-- $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/gentoo-x86-tipsntricks.xml,v 1.27 2011/03/16 07:47:44 nightmorph Exp $ -->
+<!-- $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/gentoo-x86-tipsntricks.xml,v 1.28 2011/05/09 20:15:47 nightmorph Exp $ -->
 
 <guide>
 <title>Gentoo/x86 Installation Tips &amp; Tricks</title>
@@ -26,8 +26,8 @@
 <!-- See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5 -->
 <license/>
 
-<version>2</version>
-<date>2011-03-16</date>
+<version>3</version>
+<date>2011-05-09</date>
 
 <chapter>
 <title>Introduction</title>
@@ -132,14 +132,16 @@
 </p>
 
 <pre caption="Creating raid devices with the mdadm command">
-# <i>mdadm --create --verbose /dev/md1 --level=1 --raid-devices=2 /dev/sda1 /dev/sdb1</i>
-# <i>mdadm --create --verbose /dev/md2 --level=1 --raid-devices=2 /dev/sda2 /dev/sdb2</i>
-# <i>mdadm --create --verbose /dev/md3 --level=1 --raid-devices=2 /dev/sda3 /dev/sdb3</i>
+# <i>mdadm --create --verbose /dev/md1 --level=1 --raid-devices=2 --metadata=0.90 /dev/sda1 /dev/sdb1</i>
+# <i>mdadm --create --verbose /dev/md2 --level=1 --raid-devices=2 --metadata=0.90 /dev/sda2 /dev/sdb2</i>
+# <i>mdadm --create --verbose /dev/md3 --level=1 --raid-devices=2 --metadata=0.90 /dev/sda3 /dev/sdb3</i>
 </pre>
 
 <impo>
 You should not use any form of striping such as RAID-0 or RAID-5 on the
-partition you boot from.
+partition you boot from. Also, the <c>--metadata=0.90</c> is only necessary for
+these critical file systems. Other filesystems can use more recent metadata
+formats.
 </impo>
 
 <p>