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Oracle Linux: How to Mirror Root, Boot and Swap Partions in Oracle Linux 6 Using Mdadm Utility (Doc ID 2659143.1)

Last updated on MAY 01, 2020

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 to Oracle Linux 6.9 [Release OL6 to OL6U9]
Linux x86-64


This article describes how to convert an Oracle Linux 6 system from a single boot disk to RAID1 using the mdadm utility.
Make sure that a complete backup for the system exists prior to carrying out this procedure. 


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