viewing information about devices on RAID

ahorn@deorth.org ahorn at deorth.org
Thu Mar 20 04:08:01 CST 2003


On Thu, 20 Mar 2003, jason andrade wrote:

>Date: Thu, 20 Mar 2003 14:48:51 +1000 (EST)
>From: jason andrade <jason at rtfmconsult.com>
>To: James Howard <jhoward at rackspace.com>
>Cc: ccarver at pennswoods.net,  <linux-poweredge at dell.com>
>Subject: RE: viewing information about devices on RAID
>
>On Wed, 19 Mar 2003, James Howard wrote:
>
>> O.K., you have a RAID 5 which means a minimum of 3 disks. Can you send
>
>i am guessing it is a raid5 array with 4 * 18G disks.
>
>other options could exist
>
>raid1 - 2 * 73G with not all the space allocated
>raid0 - 3 * 18G
>
>i would hope it was not raid0 and that seems unlikely for a production server.
>
>
>IIRC the 2650 is the perc4 and you need to install the megaraid software to
>look at the config.  the easiest way to do this is either look on

We have 2650 servers with both perc3/dc and perc3/di controllers (megaraid
and aacraid)

Cheers,

Al





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