[Grml] image all disks of a raid array in one stept to a single image(dd)

Darshaka Pathirana dpat at syn-net.org
Fri Sep 9 02:12:45 CEST 2011


On 08.09.2011 19:43, bill evergreen wrote:
> I heard that GRML does automatically recognize RAID-arrays and in
> addition is able to copy/image all disks of a RAID array to a single
> image(dd).
> Is that really the case? How can that be achieved?

Boot grml with "grml swraid" to automatically assemble existing
software raid arrays[1]

[1] http://grml.org/cheatcodes/

After that you can image all the devices at /dev/mdX.

Regards && HTH,
 - Darsha

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