I have a linux box which acts as a home NAS with 2 x 1 TB hdds in linux raid-1. Recently one of two drives failed, so I bought a new one (1TB WD Blue) and put it on. Rebuilding starts and stops at ...
I need to compare the reliability of different RAID systems with either consumer or enterprise drives. The formula to have the probability of success of a rebuild, ignoring mechanical problems, is ...
I have a Raid 1 with 250 and 500 GB disks on 3ware 9650SE-2LP Windows Server 2008 and I have right now only 500 GB disks to replace temporarily the failed 250 GB drive. I understand that the ...
I have a Windows 7 machine booting on a RAID-0 pair of 500GB disks, controlled by an ICH9R. One of those was indicating an end-To-end SMART failure, so I added a spare disk as a temporary workaround, ...
I see my raid-1 array rebuilding (first time after adding 2nd partition) and want to increase speed SO I set echo 100000 > /proc/sys/dev/raid/speed_limit_min echo 400000 > ...