expanding RAID10 volume

geoffrey at fileflow.com geoffrey at fileflow.com
Tue Mar 17 04:55:39 CDT 2009


Hi.

It looks quite easy actually, but do you know what happens to data on  
the disks? Would we need to reformat or add a new partition for the  
extra available space?


Best Regards

Geoffrey Rekier

On 17 Mar 2009, at 10:42, Christian Rishøj wrote:

>
> Have a look at http://support.dell.com/support/edocs/software/svradmin/5.5/en/CLI/html/storage.htm#wp1053335
>
> It seems possible to size and change RAID lavels online.
>
> Christian
>
>
> On 16 Mar 2009, at 20:46, Lazy wrote:
>
>> Helo all,
>>
>> Our client wants to expand his 4 drive RAID10 volume to 6 disc  
>> config,
>> I have said that this is not possible on PERC 6/i without destroyng
>> his data.
>>
>> Is this correct ?
>>
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