Encrypted SnapRAID

If you have read my previous SnapRAID tutorial, you will see that I’m a big fan of it for home storage. I wanted to setup a SnapRAID volume made up of encrypted hard drives. We will accomplish this using dm-crypt + LUKS. The following is how I did it. This example is going to made … Read more

New Disk Stress Test

I bought a few new disks and wanted a better way to weed out marginal disks before I deployed them. I don’t use UnRAID at home, but I liked the idea of their preclear script. I have modified it to remove a number of unnecessary options, but it works at this point, so I thought … Read more