2540 foul up

mr. snow mr.snow at laudanum.net
Mon Oct 13 17:41:00 CDT 2003


> i assume this is a 2450..

yes it is sorry . it has a pair of raid1 mirrors .

>> oh dear . should have read more before removing a drive from a working
>> system  .
>
> it can cause issues.  it shouldn't.. but it sometimes can.

oh dear . i was simply trying to test to see if the machine would boot 
with a drive missing . and also attempting to see if it would be a good 
way to create a live backup of the system .

>> "NEVER EVER pull a drive that is not showing as a missing member"
>>
>> so thats what i did .
>> now of course it is showing as a missing member .
>
>> disk initialize /always 0
>> enclosure prepare 0 0
>> [ remove disk ]
>> controller rescan
>> [ insert disk ]
>> controller rescan
>>
>> any tips ?
>
> was this a raid1 or raid5 container ?  what are you trying to do ? get
> the container rebuilt ?
>
> have you tried
>
> container scrub
>
> regards,
>
> -jason
>




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