/etc/init.d/raidmon dies

Lars Andersson lars at levonline.com
Sat Aug 30 16:10:00 CDT 2003


At 13:31 2003-08-30 -0400, Wayde Nie wrote:
>On Sat, 2003-08-30 at 13:00, Alexander Lazarevich wrote:
> > PE4600 with PERC3/QC running RH linux 7.3 2.4.20-20.7 kernel. Using
> > Megamon-3.8-0 rpm downloaded from Dell website.
> >
> > The /etc/init.d/raidmon service dies occasionally, which kills the
> > /usr/sbin/MegaServ MegaCtrl process. If this process dies a failed
> > array will go unreported. That is completely intolerable. What do people
> > do with this problem? Cron a job to check to see if raidmon has stopped 
> and
> > then restart it? Well, we did, and we note that the service dies about 1.5
> > times every 24 hour period. That is terrible. Sometimes we go months
> > without physically examining this fileserver, and thus will not hear it
> > if it start beeping, so it is imperative that the raidmon works and emails
> > out errors.
> >
> > I did a search on this mail-list and saw no raidmon posts. That seems 
> wrong
> > to me. People must be having similar problems? What are the solutions?
>
>I've got the same problem on a PE2600 PERC4/DI running RH7.2 with the
>2.4.20-19.7smp kernel and the megaraid-1.18c-3 and Megamon-3.6-0 rpm's
>installed.

I got the same problem on a PE2650, RH7.3, Megamon-3.6-0, 2.4.20-19.7smp, 
Perc3/DC

--- Lars




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