Maintaining scsi hard drives

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MrBill
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Maintaining scsi hard drives

Unread postby MrBill » Sat Jul 08, 2017 5:11 pm

A while ago I picked up many scsi hard drives. Today i got a comapq rackmount scsi enclosure loaded with some of the disks and attached to an octane for testing.

I found one of the disks to be bad, a bunch of read errors were being thrown into the console. Is there any way to monitor the disk health and get reports or such if a disk is failing?

Can i set up some kind of raid on irix for redundancy should a disk fail?
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Re: Maintaining scsi hard drives

Unread postby vishnu » Sat Jul 08, 2017 10:20 pm

Just to get you started, fx and diskperf...
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