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useless howtos….

Posted: September 19th, 2007 | Author: | Filed under: Uncategorized | Tags: , , | No Comments »

no posts for a long time… i’m too fscking busy, no TTL…
but because i’mto bored, here are some useful info on how to:

Add extra disks space in freebsd 🙂

buy another pair of 500gb disks
stick them into your server
build a hardware raid1
boot freebsd
mount /dev/ar1s1d on /files/hdd2
edit /etc/fstab
happy users…

Add extra disks space in freebsd (how a bored admin will do it):

buy two big disks for raid1 mirroring
stick them into the fscking old server
boot freebsd
read all article at the following link
read it again (allways helps)
# gmirror list|less
Geom name: gm0
State: COMPLETE
Components: 2
Balance: round-robin
Slice: 4096
Flags: NONE
GenID: 0
SyncID: 1
ID: 1247150714
Providers:
1. Name: mirror/gm0
Mediasize: 250059349504 (233G)
Sectorsize: 512
Mode: r1w1e2
Consumers:
1. Name: ad2
Mediasize: 250059350016 (233G)
Sectorsize: 512
Mode: r1w1e1
State: ACTIVE
Priority: 0
Flags: NONE
GenID: 0
SyncID: 1
ID: 376482481
2. Name: ad3
Mediasize: 250059350016 (233G)
Sectorsize: 512
Mode: r1w1e1
State: ACTIVE
Priority: 0
Flags: NONE
GenID: 0
SyncID: 1
ID: 985518569

users will never thank you



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