Problems with RAID on Edubuntu

Daniel Carrera daniel.carrera at
Mon Jun 12 12:59:31 UTC 2006

Hi Jack,

Thanks, I learnt something today :)

The primary reason why I want RAID-1 is so I don't lose the users' 
personal files and all the software configuration I've made (DHCP 
server, LTSP, user accounts, etc).

I admit I don't see the advantage of using removable media for boot.


Jack Wasey wrote:
> I think you would have to use lilo, but if you're serious about 
> resilience, then you would be better off having removable bootable 
> media, not just rely on raid1 for boot. This means you don't have to go 
> from the standard grub ubuntu setup.

"It's like a rainbow. Without an observer at a 23 degree angle to
the light reflected a cloud of spherical droplets, there is no
rainbow. The whole universe is like that. Our spirits stand at a
23 degree to the universe."  -- Zoya Boone, Red Mars

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