It just seems like an odd scenario to me. Debian kernel freezes rejected IO to offline devices in case array becomes downgraded ie one disk failed. Find More Posts by onebuck. AG for your server products. November 18th,

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Is just over 24h too soon to bump? Raid 10 with 20 drives is basically like 10 raid 1 arrays in a jbod.

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This is a must when maintaining a lot of machines using for instance a serial line console. Yes hpsa Yes Yes Yes? LinuxRaidForAdmins last modified Hardware using this driver: Minimum status information is OK or degraded i. The ‘sg’ module must be loaded for it to work, the cli program segfaults without it.

They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own. Member response Hi, Quote: You are currently viewing LQ as a guest.

Also, afacli requires libraries that are no longer available in Debian distributions. Information regarding the analysis of units connected to Areca RAID controllers can be found in the following article:.


If what you have works for you, that’s great, but most people buy RAID cards to form a large dataset.

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With 20 disks, you could in theory lose a drive from every mirror in the best case scenario and still have a functional array. Not aware of any method of detecting the status for this RAID. Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in. Looking for quality servers?

Areca arcix raid card setup No, that’s the best question to ask, and you’re spot on, if you lose one of your mirrors completely, it’s just like losing a drive from a RAID stripe, you lose your RAID set.

See if this is loaded with Code:. Same source requirements as raaid CLI tools. In other languages Deutsch Polski. I am using the raid card to setup 10 raid 1 arrays.

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Luckily, if you set up a spare or two on your array, there are no parity calculations that need to be done, so a spare can be added very quickly, and greatly reducing the window for this possibility. Originally Posted by ongte. Information about how the consistency of RAID arrays controlled by 3ware controllers can be tested can be found in the section referred to in the following article:.

Find More Posts by bucovaina By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features. How can I find that out which device is associated with the raid array? But, ultimately, it’s your hardware and data, so you can choose your own path.