[dm-crypt] Memory errors and and 3TB RAID5 partition

Federico Foschini undicizeri at gmail.com
Wed Jan 16 12:08:15 CET 2013


Hi all,
I'm reading the FAQ on cryptsetup wiki because I'm plannig to set up a
software raid 5 (mdadm) with 3 1,5TB disks and I'm a bit scared about
memory errors.  I read that a single flipped bit can lead in a massive
file corruption and I've got 2GB of non ECC ram on my machine... what
is the risk of encounter a memory error writing big files (like 8-10
GiB)?

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Federico Foschini.


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