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Re: XFS with md device on RAID5

To: Ingo Juergensmann <ij@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>, Martin Spott <Martin.Spott@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: XFS with md device on RAID5
From: Adrian Head <ahead@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 4 Feb 2002 10:09:27 +1000
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On Mon, 4 Feb 2002 07:06, Adrian Head wrote:
> On Mon, 4 Feb 2002 06:59, Ingo Juergensmann wrote:
> > On Sun, Feb 03, 2002 at 09:36:04PM +0100, Martin Spott wrote:
> > > # man mkfs.xfs
> > > [...]
> > >   mkfs.xfs -l logdev=/dev/<your logdisk>,size=<desired logsize>
> > > /dev/<datadisk>
> >
> > Is it possible to transfer the log to another device without making the
> > fs new? My / is on a XFS-Raid5 and transferring log with making new fs
> > would make it quite time consuming... ;)
>
> Steve Lord talked about this and for memory had a solution quite some time
> ago.  I tihink it was in the 1st half of last year - have a search through
> the mail archives.  It was not an easy procedure if I remember correctly.

Here are the details on moving an internal log to the external log as per 
Steve's email early last year.
http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=linux-xfs&m=99535721116479&w=2

-- 
Adrian Head

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