Hot swapping is replacing components without significant interruption to the operation of the system.

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add space to virtual disk on vmware

I have a VMWare Server 3.5 system with 2 VMs. On one powered on vm I changed the disk size from 1TB to 1,5TB. But the vm didn't see any new unallocated space so that I reboot twice the server. But ...
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Can drive swapping break a win7 system image backup?

I've got a friend with a 1tb raid10 and 2 separate hot swappable 1tb drives runnin win7 ultimate. I created a scheduled task that would create a system image backup of the main raid array to the 1tb ...
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HP PL580 gen7 - HP SAS 1,2TB 10K SAS 6G SFF DP is stuck in case

that's maybe quite a stupid question, but without finding any solution, I have to ask it. I got an old HP PL580 gen7 together with the 2 HP SAS 1.2TB 10K SAS 6G Harddisks(allready mounted in a cage) ...
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hot plug sata to ESXi 5 server

Is it possible to hot plug an eSATA drive to an ESXi 5 server? I'm exploring backup solutions and hoping to hot add a datastore, copy my VM's over, then hotunplug.
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nexenta and hotswap sas disks. cfgadm not working properly

There is a problem with the hot-swap SAS drives. Initial data: Nexenta 4.0.2 Server-based Supermicro (MB S5520HC, internal RAID controller RMS2LL080/LSI 2008), 12 HDD SAS 300G 10 HDD SATA 1T, 2 SSD ...
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Azure - VIP swap breaks outgoing connections?

I have a cloud service, and I see that during VIP swap - outgoing connections from the service outside are closed, while incoming connections are not impacted. I did this experiment to test it: ...
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renaming hard drives (sdc to sdb) on the fly

ata2: link is slow to respond, please be patient (ready=0) kernel: [2761026.198796] ata2: soft resetting link kernel: [2761031.226669] ata2.00: disabled kernel: [2761031.226720] ata2: EH complete ...