quick PV220 question

Mark Watts m.watts at eris.qinetiq.com
Thu May 13 02:55:01 CDT 2004


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> On Wed, 12 May 2004, Mark Watts wrote:
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> > If I assign a drive to be a hot spare, then for some reason pull it out,
> > can I stick it back in while the system is running, or do I have to
> > prepare anything first?
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> you must always prepare the slot when removing a drive whether it is in use
> or not.   that's the official line.  in reality it would probably be fine.

Well pulling it out while the system was live didn't break anything :o)
I think I'll power-off the box before putting it back in though (its a test 
machine)

Cheers,

Mark.

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Mark Watts
Senior Systems Engineer
QinetiQ Trusted Information Management
Trusted Solutions and Services group
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