On Sun, Nov 24, 2013 at 03:13:44PM +0100, Hans-Kristian Bakke wrote: > Thank you. > > Are the missing RAID5/6 standard features beeing worked on at the > moment or could it just as well take several years until the basic > features are in place and working?
They're being worked on by Chris. He's been largely silent about timescales and progress, though. Hugo. > Mvh > > Hans-Kristian Bakke > > > On 24 November 2013 14:50, Hugo Mills <h...@carfax.org.uk> wrote: > > On Sun, Nov 24, 2013 at 02:47:56PM +0100, Hans-Kristian Bakke wrote: > >> Hi > >> > >> What is the general state of btrfs RAID6 as of kernel 3.13-rc1 and the > >> latest btrfs tools? > >> > >> More specifically: > >> - Is it able to correct errors during scrubs? > > > > Not yet, I believe. > > > >> - Is it able to transparently handle disk failures without downtime? > > > > Not yet. > > > >> - Is it possible to convert btrfs RAID10 to RAID6 without recreating the > >> fs? > > > > Yes. > > > >> - Is it possible to add/remove drives to a RAID6 array? > > > > Yes. > > > > HTH, > > Hugo. > > > >> Regards, > >> > >> Hans-Kristian > > -- === Hugo Mills: hugo@... carfax.org.uk | darksatanic.net | lug.org.uk === PGP key: 65E74AC0 from wwwkeys.eu.pgp.net or http://www.carfax.org.uk --- We demand rigidly defined areas of doubt and uncertainty! ---
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