Create RAID 5 Software Array

Creating an Raid 5 Array in Linux called md0 and using sda, sdb and sdc.

[root@vm1 ~]# mdadm --create --level 5 --raid-devices 3 --run /dev/md0 /dev/sda /dev/sdb /dev/sdc

Monitor the status of the build

[root@vm1 ~]# cat /proc/mdstat