dual HBA SAN attached + raid + LVM

jason andrade jason at dstc.edu.au
Wed Aug 21 16:45:00 CDT 2002


On Wed, 21 Aug 2002, Steve Mickeler wrote:

> As the subject says, Im interested in finding out if anyone out there
> is currently using a setup such as this.
>
> 1 dell box, 2 PCI Fibre Channel cards hooked up to a SAN.

hi steve, a number of us would love to hear from anyone using this setup
too :-)

> Linux raid multipath devices setup to create a single metadevice via the 2
> paths back to the same disk.

can you elaborate ? what linux raid multipath devices are you referring to ?

> I currently have all the hardware to do this but ran into a few snags that
> have left me only reliably running with 1 HBA attached to the SAN.

the lack of powerpath/dmp/atf ?


regards,

-jason




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