From: Wynne, Conor (Conor.Wynne at domain compaq.com)
Date: Fri 10 Aug 2001 - 17:17:03 IST
Good man Pauly,
As for the p200 - this particular box is a p120??? can't be 100% sure, but
its by far the slowest box I have.
I'm upgrading it to a p200 :) Until I get the dual 400 patched +
> External Digital Storage Unit, with 6 Hot-plug SCSI 3 HDD's
I know I am really lucky to have gotten this kit for free. The second
storage box is full of failed drives unfortunately, but it loops to the
first and has redundant power suplies - hot-plug naturally! I'm off to
Dunsink tip tomorrow :)
I low leveled them all and also ran the sector test/remap aswell for the
craic, took 10 hours in total.
I also checked the pins on the cables for abnormalities, may be a
termination issue as one drive negotiates at 10Mhz rather than 20 like the
Again, I'll know soon enough, thanks for the advice. Ill ramtest aswell etc
>Your bottleneck is far more likely to be the 200MHz CPU at the moment
>(though a second controller so that you could have 3 disks per
>controller would help).
possibly. check docs for /etc/raidtab.
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