man, what's the point of having hot-pluggable if you have to open the case to even pull it out? rants aside, can I do it hot?<br><br><div><span class="gmail_quote">On 12/13/06, <b class="gmail_sendername">Sturgis, Grant</b>
<<a href="mailto:Grant.Sturgis@arraybiopharma.com">Grant.Sturgis@arraybiopharma.com</a>> wrote:</span><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="border-left: 1px solid rgb(204, 204, 204); margin: 0pt 0pt 0pt 0.8ex; padding-left: 1ex;">
I believe there is locking mechanism. Look just inside the case, near<br>the backplane, for a metal tab to pull out and remove.<br><br>Worse case, go to <a href="http://www.dell.com">www.dell.com</a> and read the manual.
<br><br>HTH,<br><br>-G<br>------<br><br><br>Jerry Yu wrote:<br>> hi, there,<br>> I know this is not a Linux-on-Dell question. I have two PE2450s in<br>> production. Two of the four drive bays on each server are in use. I need
<br>> to replace one bad drive. I couldn't pull out the bad drive or the empty<br>> placeholder casings, on both servers.<br>> Is some trick I don't know about this model? I inherited them which are<br>> bought new from Dell long long ago. To be sure, I even asked a co-lo
<br>> engineer to pull it out for me. I am not a newbie on this: I replaced<br>> hot-pluggable drives before, on Sun StorEdge arrays and on other Dell PE<br>> servers.<br>><br>><br>> ------------------------------------------------------------------------
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