problem with Dell 2950, MD1000

Peter Kjellstrom cap at nsc.liu.se
Thu Dec 7 07:32:39 CST 2006


On Wednesday 06 December 2006 19:55, jigar halani wrote:
> Hello all,
> I am having Dell 2950 connected with DAS MD1000.
>
> Here I have problem with storage, I can't access more then 2 TB of
> partition into the RHEL 4 update 3.

1) the PERC5 may or may not be able to handle raid-sets >2TiB. I'm not sure 
someone else will have to answer this.

2) you can't use "normal" (dos) partitions, they simply don't support >2TiB. 
This leaves you with GPT (created with parted) or LVM directly on the device.

/Peter
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