help with recover data from software raid 1

Franz Waldmüller waldbauernbub at
Sun Aug 7 19:56:27 UTC 2011

Hi Avi,

Am 2011-08-02 09:45, schrieb Avi Greenbury:
> Franz Waldmüller wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I want to recover files from a disk which has been part of a raid1
>> array. I don't want to mount it degraded, as all operations must be
>> read only.
> Why not just mount it degraded and read-only?
> The 'obvious' method, to me, would be to flatten the metadata on sdb2
> and just re-add it into the same array, getting back to where you were
> before this happened.

I detached the two drives from the server. Now I looking for a way to 
find out which drive was sdb and which was sdc?
Then I would just use sdb and everything would be fine.

Thank you for your help

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