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authorDimitri John Ledkov <>2019-01-15 18:40:20 +0000
committerDimitri John Ledkov <>2019-01-15 18:41:08 +0000
commitada795fa8e7b1e27c134fe7d5aedf4517cd082f5 (patch)
tree5717f98c75f6b1a9fbae50b88c35f13d07993226 /mdadm.conf.5
parent88ee7cfa1e00aabcfc8f48b57f4b226e7b5c2158 (diff)
New upstream release
* New upstream release * Cherrypick patches from master up to 757e55435997e355ee9b03e5d913b5496a3c39a8.
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1 files changed, 23 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/mdadm.conf.5 b/mdadm.conf.5
index 542e2635..36918f6f 100644
--- a/mdadm.conf.5
+++ b/mdadm.conf.5
@@ -501,7 +501,7 @@ To update hot plug configuration it is necessary to execute
.B mdadm \-\-udev\-rules
command after changing the config file
-Key words used in the
+Keywords used in the
line and supported values are:
@@ -565,6 +565,28 @@ be automatically added to that array (or it's container)
as above and the disk will become a spare in remaining cases
+This is similar to
+and accepts the same keyword assignments. It allows a consistent set
+of policies to applied to each of the partitions of a device.
+line should set
+.I type=disk
+and identify the path to one or more disk devices. Each partition on
+these disks will be treated according to the
+.I action=
+setting from this line. If a
+.I domain
+is set in the line, then the domain associated with each patition will
+be based on the domain, but with
+.RB \(dq -part N\(dq
+appended, when N is the partition number for the partition that was
DEVICE /dev/sd[bcdjkl]1