External array showing as /dev/sda

David Hubbard dhubbard at dino.hostasaurus.com
Sun Mar 21 17:30:49 CDT 2010


From: Stephan van Hienen [mailto:stephan.van.hienen at thevalley.nl] 
> 
> No sure which controller you have, but with the perc5/6 you 
> can create multiple virtual disks ?
> I have one PE2950 server with a Perc5i with 6 * 750GB drives, 
> with a 150gb boot vdisk, and a 3TB vdisk. (raid5)
> 

When doing raid 50 the H200/700/800-series controllers do not
let you do that, the virtual disk size box becomes
a fixed value.  I think it may let you do that on some
other raid types.

David



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