Questions about failed disk on a perc3

J. Epperson linux-poweredge at
Mon Mar 14 19:18:52 CST 2005

On Mon, March 14, 2005 6:15 pm, Hank said:
> I had the *exact same thing* happen to me on a PE2550 with an 18GB
> drive on Perc 3di.
> I also would like to hear an answer to this question.  I rebuilt the
> array on the "failed" drive, and it's been working fine since (three
> weeks now).  I am ordering a replacement drive, just in case, though.
> -Hank
I've been through this with more than one RAID, most recently on an old
P6300 with a PERC2.  The disk is failing and will go for good at some
point--my last one went two months before the next "failure", rebuilt
again, then failed horribly and would not spin up again.  Replace it.

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