PE 2950 + PERC 5/i + RIAD1 - monitoring script

Martin Hamant mh at
Fri Jan 19 08:31:13 CST 2007

Le Mon, 15 Jan 2007 23:50:42 +0100
Ultraschall <Ultraschall at> écrivait:

> Hi everybody,
> what I want is:
> To receive an eMail from my Debian Box if something is wrong with my  
> RAID1, for example if one of the HDDs is faulty.
> My question:
> could I do it with Dell OMSA or do I write my own script? Which
> command show me the RAID status?
> Thanx and Regards,
> ULtraschall

You can do it with "megarc" command line utility. It's simpler than the
install and run the big & heavy OMSA artillery :=)

(you can get the tool from



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