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From: Peter Humphrey <peter@××××××××××××.uk>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-user] Failure to start md at boot
Date: Sun, 31 May 2015 09:01:53
Message-Id: 130281423.bVMpkzIQgX@wstn
I've split this out from the previous thread because it was getting messy. I'd 
followed Rich Freeman's advice to specify arrays by UUID in mdadm.conf, and 
this is what happened:

On Friday 29 May 2015 01:10:52 I wrote:

> OK, so this is what I have at present. I haven't booted with it yet to test > it - I'll do that in the morning: > > DEVICE /dev/sd[abcde][123456789] > ARRAY /dev/md1 UUID=ea156c7f:183ca28e:c44c77eb:7ee19756 > ARRAY /dev/md5 UUID=e7640378:966a5b3a:c44c77eb:7ee19756 > ARRAY /dev/md7 UUID=c2d056c4:9118021f:ad73c633:b38fa97c
Specifying the UUIDs hasn't helped. I still get failure to start /dev/md7 during boot as often as not. -- Rgds Peter

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Re: [gentoo-user] Failure to start md at boot Mick <michaelkintzios@×××××.com>
Re: [gentoo-user] Failure to start md at boot Peter Humphrey <peter@××××××××××××.uk>