Install Ubuntu on existing RAID1 LVM partition?
scarolan at gmail.com
Mon Feb 4 04:06:43 UTC 2008
> All the LVM partitions sit on top of a software RAID1 array. Will the
> alternate install CD let me use /dev/mapper/raid1-root for my OS, /dev/hdb2
> for my boot, and leave the other partitions alone?
If anyone's interested this experiment did not go well. Ubuntu was unable to
re-use the existing partition so I had to wipe them and go with a fresh
install. Good thing I keep regular backups. At least it didn't nuke my
Windows XP partition so I won't have to re-install all my games!
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