[SATLUG] RAID5 Recovery - Data copy question

David Labens adlabens at swbell.net
Wed Aug 26 20:38:53 CDT 2009

About 75-78% finished already.  Thanks for the response - I feel better about doing that.

HOPEFULLY, I'll be ready to attempt assembly shortly!

David Labens

San Antonio, TX

--- On Wed, 8/26/09, Don Wright <satlug at sbcglobal.net> wrote:

From: Don Wright <satlug at sbcglobal.net>
Subject: Re: [SATLUG] RAID5 Recovery - Data copy question
To: "The San Antonio Linux User's Group Mailing List" <satlug at satlug.org>
Date: Wednesday, August 26, 2009, 8:19 PM

David Labens wrote:

>Would it be worth it to re-partition with the hope of getting it all? 
>Or, if I'm going to force it without that drive, wouldn't it be better
>to just recopy the uncompleted drive over the partition with the data
>from the low event count drive?

I wouldn't bother repartitioning at this point, as you've spent a good
amount of time copying data already. I'd put that third drive of good
data over the space you used for the low-event-count drive, just as you
suggested.  --Don
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