More Perc 3di help needed

Hank heskin at gmail.com
Wed Sep 3 15:20:17 CDT 2008


On Wed, Sep 3, 2008 at 3:49 PM, J. Epperson <Dell at epperson.homelinux.net>wrote:

> On Wed, September 3, 2008 14:19, Hank wrote:
> > So I prepared the slot with the failed drive.
> >
> > I replaced the drive with an identical good drive.
> >
> > Every other time I did this, the container started rebuilding
> > automatically
> > and right away.
> >
> > So I did a "controller rescan" to rescan the drives.
> >
> > Now I have an unprotected mirror, and what the controller thinks is a new
> > drive (see output below).
> >
> > How can I get the controller/container to recognize the new drive as the
> > missing member of the mirror?
>
> Make it a hotspare for the container.  It will grab it and rebuild.
>
>  Great - that seems to be working.  The rebuild started right away.

 Thank you very much for your help.

-Hank
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