ssilva at sgvwater.com
Tue Mar 8 17:53:28 CST 2005
Arif Gangji wrote:
> Have there been any tests done regarding hard drive failures and recovery on
> a sw RAID system with WBEL?
> i.e. how easy is it to get your data replicated back onto a new drive if 1
> fails? Does it just continue running off the second drive?
As long as you only lose 1 drive per array, it is easy and
straightforward. You will have to reboot unless you have some sort of
hot-swap capable controller, though.
But you usually only have to reboot when you change out the bad drive.
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