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dmcphoto
Sep 9, 2003, 10:09 AM
Is it possible to set up a raid array (using the Apple raid software) so that my documents/data on my Powerbook hardrive are automatically mirrored to my Lacie external firewire hard drive? If possible, how do I go about setting this up?

Thanks in advance...

David
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Bear
Sep 9, 2003, 10:36 AM
Originally posted by dmcphoto
Is it possible to set up a raid array (using the Apple raid software) so that my documents/data on my Powerbook hardrive are automatically mirrored to my Lacie external firewire hard drive? If possible, how do I go about setting this up?
www.dmcphoto.net
Doing this will require you always have the external hard drive plugged in. Which means carrying it with you everywhere.

A better idea would be to use some backup software to regularly back up your critical data.

mactastic
Sep 9, 2003, 10:46 AM
IIRC, you can't use your startup disk as part of your RAID array. Thus you would need 2 external HD's to call it a RAID system.