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Re: Converting RAID5 to RAID6 and other shape changing in md/raid

15 November 2010, 20:30 UTC

Answering the question about raid10 layout:

near=2

means there are 2 copies of all data, and they are near each other. So on 6 disk that is

A A B B C C D D E E F F

etc.

Yes, I guess --detail could be more explicit. Patches always welcome.




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