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From: Jason Wever <weeve@g.o>
Subject: Re: mirrored root silo problems
Date: Mon, 27 Sep 2004 17:56:18 -0600
On Mon, 27 Sep 2004 16:44:48 -0400
"David F. Newman" <dnewman@...> wrote:

> Here is my silo.conf
> 
> partition=1
> timeout=150
> append="md=0,/dev/sda1,/dev/sdb1"
> root=/dev/md0
> image=/boot/image
> label=Gentoo
> read-only
> 
> I should point out that I have also tried root=/dev/sda1.  Also I do not
> have a separate /boot partition.

It's been a while since I've played with this, but if I recall correctly,
you will need a partition that isn't part of the raid.  In particular, the
second.b file will need to live there as well as your silo.conf as SILO
cannot comprehend RAID setups at that stage of it's loading.

-- 
Jason Wever
Gentoo/Sparc Team Co-Lead
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