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Re: [opensuse] Installing RAID 5
  • From: John Andersen <jsa@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 10 Dec 2006 14:05:31 -0900
  • Message-id: <200612101405.32680.jsa@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Sunday 10 December 2006 06:08, Thomas Miller wrote:
> mdadm, is it already installed on Suse. If not why not? It is
> sponsored by Novell and Suse :-)
>
> Assuming it isn't, is there way to add it to the package manager so I
> can use Yast to download and install it?
>
> Thanks for be patient with this windows guy trying to convert a Linux guy.
>

Go into Yast, Software management,
search button
key in mdadm
select, install
and bob's your uncle.

According to pin, its on the disk



pin 0.35 - package info for mdadm

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*** rpm info
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Name : mdadm Relocations: (not relocatable)
Version : 2.2 Vendor: SUSE LINUX Products
GmbH, Nuernberg, Germany
Release : 30 Build Date: Wed May 3 04:33:06
2006
Install Date: Sun Jul 16 20:29:26 2006 Build Host: gray.suse.de
Group : System/Base Source RPM: mdadm-2.2-30.src.rpm
Size : 450166 License: GPL
Signature : DSA/SHA1, Wed May 3 04:50:15 2006, Key ID a84edae89c800aca
Packager : http://bugs.opensuse.org
URL : http://www.cse.unsw.edu.au/~neilb/source/mdadm/
Summary : Utility for Configuring MD Setup
Description :
Mdadm is a program that can be used to control Linux md devices. It is
intended to provide all the functionality of the mdtools and raidtools
programs but with a very different interface.


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John Andersen
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