UdevMdadm

Revision 1 as of 2006-11-08 19:53:14

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Summary

This specification details how to make udev and mdadm play nicely together, in particular ensuring that udev events are issued for mdadm volumes and that UUIDs are correctly exported and do not conflict.

Rationale

mdadm is used by system administrators to... In order to support event-based mounting of these filesystems, we need reliable events from the block subsystem and no race conditions.

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Scope

The scope of this specification is limited to the interaction between udev and mdadm; other specifications address similar concerns with device-mapper, LVM, etc.

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Data preservation and migration

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