[TriLUG] SCSI Timeout: kernel? hardware?
jonc at nc.rr.com
Tue Feb 19 13:01:33 EST 2002
I feel your pain. I built a RAID 5 Array using a batch of bad IBM SCSI
drives (well I didn't know they were bad at the time!). Two drives on the
RAID died within a few hours of each other and crashed the whole RAID...
Also, I'm not a big fan of DELL's hardware. Does this particular box use a
real SCSI card or a modified stripped down Adaptec DELL proprietary one?
The bastards need their own proprietary drivers. Using the standard driver
will not do...
----- Original Message -----
From: "Janyne Kizer" <janyne_kizer at ncsu.edu>
To: <trilug at trilug.org>
Sent: Tuesday, February 19, 2002 12:21 PM
Subject: Re: [TriLUG] SCSI Timeout: kernel? hardware?
> I have three servers are the same (both hardware and softwarewise). One
> is in Raleigh, on in Hendersonville and one in Hillsborogh. The ones in
> Hendersonville and Hillsborough are reporting problems. I could swap
> hardware with the one in Hillsborough fairly easily. What concerns me
> is that we have 15 servers that have the same hardware (consective
> serial numbers).
> "M. Mueller (bhu5nji)" wrote:
> > You have twins? Are they physically close to each other? Can you swap
> > hardware from the good server to the bad server?
> > Mike M.
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