Precision 650n with RHEL3

Ed Griffin edg@ll.mit.edu
Fri Jan 23 09:35:02 2004


I recently recieved 3 Precision 650n systems ordered with the add-in 
PERC320 controller and a pair of 146GB drives.  Each system came in with 
RHEL3 WS preinstalled however upon turning the system on after unboxing 
each one was very slow.  I finally figured out that the problem was that 
the RAID group was rebuilding itself.  Is the factory not allowing this 
process to complete?  It seems as though this is a pretty significant 
thing to test to make sure the system passes the initial diagnostics.

Thanks.

--Ed

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Ed Griffin
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MIT Lincoln Laboratory
Weather Sensing Group
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