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From: Adam Borowski <>
To: David Sterba <>,
Cc: Adam Borowski <>
Subject: [PATCH] btrfs-progs: man mkfs: warn about RAID5/6 being experimental
Date: Mon, 28 Nov 2016 19:52:43 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)

Signed-off-by: Adam Borowski <>
 Documentation/mkfs.btrfs.asciidoc | 3 +++
 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+)

diff --git a/Documentation/mkfs.btrfs.asciidoc b/Documentation/mkfs.btrfs.asciidoc
index 9b1d45a..c92d730 100644
--- a/Documentation/mkfs.btrfs.asciidoc
+++ b/Documentation/mkfs.btrfs.asciidoc
@@ -164,6 +164,9 @@ root partition created with RAID1/10/5/6 profiles. The mount action can happen
 before all block devices are discovered. The waiting is usually done on the
 initramfs/initrd systems.
+As of kernel 4.9, RAID5/6 is still considered experimental and shouldn't be
+employed for production use.

             reply	other threads:[~2016-11-28 18:52 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 2+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2016-11-28 18:52 Adam Borowski [this message]
2016-12-08 14:47 ` [PATCH] btrfs-progs: man mkfs: warn about RAID5/6 being experimental David Sterba

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