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    Help recovering a Raid5 FreeNAS 0.7.1

    Dear Forum My father passed on a broken FreeNas System to me a couple of years ago. It has 3 Disks that form a Raid 5 system and are in an unconsistent state. What I do remember is that Freenas was rebuilding the Raid set (which took a good 24h, but then was still not able to access the data...
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    Hi Guys. I am in the process of getting my system off the ground and just looking for a little guidance on Raidz. I come from a traditional background of RAID levels , 0 , 1 , 5 ,10 etc and know the pros and cons of each type. I am reading on ZFS and Raidz etc but what i am looking for is...
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    Can I use 2 1tb drives as a 2tb drive and also have 2 2tb drives and create a raid5 volume from them

    Hi freenas community Is it possible to use 2x 1tb drives as a 2tb drive and also have 2x 2tb drives as well to be all put together to create a raid 5 volume? Is this possible? My system specs are: Amd a8-7600 Asus a88xm-a 16gb Corsair ram (Currently) 2x 1tb Western Digital Red drives (Buying)...