:: Re: [DNG] New build + extras
Top Page
Delete this message
Reply to this message
Author: o1bigtenor
To: Devuan ML
Subject: Re: [DNG] New build + extras
On Mon, May 30, 2022 at 5:03 PM o1bigtenor <o1bigtenor@???> wrote:
> Greetings
> I am investing in a new system.
> (Ryzen 7 5800X + Ryzen 570 gpu)
> The old system has a raid 10 array that I would like to put into the new system.
> The new system is going to add 2 M2 drives that I want to set up as raid 1
> and this is for use for /EFI, /boot, /, /var, /usr and swap.
> There are 2 2.5" SDDs that are going to be set up as raid 1 for /home.
> Want to be running Devuan daedalus.
> The idea is to transfer the previously used drives from the old system
> into the new system.
> The question:
> is it better to load the system and then add the hard drives
> or
> do I move the drives into the system and then install the system with
> the drives at the same time.
> (2 step process or 1 step process.)
> Any gotchas I should be aware of - - - have not ever installed AMD
> procs nor gpus (want to run the open source drivers and will be quite
> happy to leave the nvidea world behind).

Not trying to start any kind of 'holy war' but was thinking of using
SysV init unless there are some great arguments where another option
is better - - - that is something that needs its own advice.
> (If further information is needed please advise.)
> Regards
> Aj