expanding RAID10 volume

Christian Rishøj christian at jetment.com
Tue Mar 17 05:02:03 CDT 2009


It is unclear if data is preserved.

Dell?


On Tue, Mar 17, 2009 at 10:55 AM, <geoffrey at fileflow.com> wrote:

> 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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