File Server and Raid

Richard Brown rich at
Mon Nov 13 21:54:34 UTC 2006

Hi Guys

On 13/11/06, Richard Brown <rich at> wrote:
> I have a system that I want to turn into a file server. It has two 250
> gig hard drives. What I would like to do is to set-up one 250 gig with
> boot 50 mb, swap 1 gb, root 10 gb and the rest for data. I would then
> like to raid this to the second hard drive with raid 1 (mirror).
> I know how to set-up the file server and hopefully will be able to get
> the files loaded and set-up samba etc.... my confusion is when do you
> set-up raid and how?
Just thought of an additional question in that I keep seeing a
graphical installer and partitioner. How do you set-up the server
using a graphical partitioner please?

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