[sclug] Mirror disks across machines like distributed RAID?

Dickon Hood dickon-ml at fluff.org
Tue Jan 5 17:04:01 UTC 2010

On Tue, Jan 05, 2010 at 16:49:16 +0000, Tom Carbert-Allen wrote:

: Anyone else got any other experiences with high availability disk 
: solutions either at home or in work?

I have had at work, and my conclusion is this: in all cases I've ever
seen, don't bother.  Do it at the application layer instead: you'll save
yourself a hell of a headache, and a bundle of cash.

Of course, if your developers are the usual inept sort, you're screwed.

Dickon Hood

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