Information on the two connected drives follows. October 4th, 6. Device name unknown PCI: Both tools are available as Debian packages from http: October 4th, 7. AG for your server products.
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Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. Some linux tools are available on a CD included with the controller. Also, afacli requires libraries that are no longer available in Debian distributions.
Linux and Hardware RAID: an administrator’s summary
I love MDadm and its portability, but there are drawbacks. I do not plan on booting from the raid, the OS will remain on the single sata drive where it is already installed.
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:.
This is a must when maintaining a lot of machines using for instance a serial line console. BIOS upgrade from a Linux system 4.
The RPM can be converted to. As long as you have decent SATA controllers it will work fine or one can say perfect. September 3rd, 2. Latest version is 2. Driver name Name of the Linux kernel module. Not just the disk driver, but also the management and query tools, to report failure and such. If not, please report a bug with workaround if known.
This information is exceptionally important for the undisrupted operation of a server system and should be requested periodically. BTW, with the dmraid tool you can assemble raid member disks from a large variety of vendors into an array. However, mount nowadays checks for raid metadata and prevents mounting, and I have no idea how to bypass that Your feedback is welcome Printable version. Information about how the consistency of RAID arrays controlled by Areca controllers can be tested can be found in the section referred to in the following article:.
Is the kernel driver needed for this RAID system available in the default kernel? I agree with Pier that the HP ones are pretty great, as are the Adaptec ones. Command-line utilities are packaged for Debian as dpt-i2o-raidutils.
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The SE is running well. This was not the case on at least one Dell PowerEdge machine. Areca are 3warw very much worth looking at, although they are very much server grade equipment with a price tag to match.
Email Required, but never shown. Current software for managing AAC arrays is available at Adaptec website: CLI tool statically linked i and amd64 binaries also can be downloaded from ftp site.
The problem is that i can install ubuntu on it, but the RAID array is no visible any more. Results 1 to 8 of 8. Subscribe to the Thomas-Krenn newsletter now. We assemble and deliver in Europe within 24 hours.
Debian kernel freezes rejected IO to offline devices in case array becomes downgraded ie one disk failed. You can find help regarding which commands are available from the command line interface through the command help.