[mythtv-users] Fastest RAID for HD?
drayson at net1plus.com
Mon Feb 18 16:19:48 UTC 2008
On Mon, Feb 18, 2008 at 09:50:31AM -0500, Marc wrote:
> The mount point for my storage drive is the /recordings folder.
> If, for some reason, my storage drive fails all my recordings will still
> into the /recordings folder but the drive will not be mounted so they will
> be sent to the root partition.
That is because you have allowed your backend write access to the
/recordings directory that's on your root filesystem instead of only
allowing it to write to the mounted filesystem.
We are getting off track here.
The comment the person I replied to made was "If you use storage groups each
drive is independent so no increased risk of down time."
The point I was trying to make was that even having all the individual
drives be mounted separately and having them as storage groups would not
always mean that the system would never be down due to a loss of one of
these storage groups.
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