[clug] Old stripe not starting on RH9.0

Martijn van Oosterhout kleptog at svana.org
Mon Apr 14 09:35:04 EST 2003

On Mon, Apr 14, 2003 at 09:00:57AM +1000, Brett Worth wrote:
> I tried changing the partition types to 0xfd but it didn't help.  Another
> strange thing is that there's an md1 device that I'm not using anymore.  I
> do a raidstop on it and it vanishes from the mdstat.  A reboot brings it
> back even though its not in raidtab!  So how does it know about it?  Its
> like there's something written in the actual partition.

If you have raid autostart turned on, /dev/md1 could be enabled by the
kernel automatically. Check syslog or dmesg about it. To stop it happening
you really need to blat the artitions involved. Or change the partition

Martijn van Oosterhout   <kleptog at svana.org>   http://svana.org/kleptog/
> "the West won the world not by the superiority of its ideas or values or
> religion but rather by its superiority in applying organized violence.
> Westerners often forget this fact, non-Westerners never do."
>   - Samuel P. Huntington
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