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Replace and re-add a failed drive to a Linux software RAID

Most of my systems run on a software RAID 1 configuration (that is, two disks, where each disk is mirrored to the other). This way, one of the disks can fail and still all the data is available.

If a disk failure happens, the disk is replaced with a similar disk, and then needs to be configured and re-added to the RAID.

Newer systems all use the GUID partition table (GPT), and therefore allow almost unlimited disk sized. Instructions for re-adding a disk using GPT are a bit different from the days when MBR (up to 2 TB disk space) was used, therefore I'm writing them down here for future use.

 

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A while ago I asked for recommendations for Android Podcast apps. From all over the Internet I got a great number of recommendations, and looked into all of them.

 

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