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Repair or recreate virtual drive on raid array

I have raid array intel srcsas18e. Today I saw that OS was shutdown and status two hdds is "foreign unconf bad". Both hdds were in one virtual drive. But I do not find this virtual drive in a config. ...
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Migrate unix-system to hardware RAID-5 possible?

At the moment, I have a Intel SR2500 with 5 disks running at home. 4 of the disks aren't used at the moment due to maintenance-reasons. Because it's an expeiment-laboratory-machine where I can try ...
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How does intel RAID Keys work on intel server motherboard and how do we set up hardware RAID?

We are looking to purchase an intel S2600GZ with two Xeons for a new server. We would like to run a setup of 12 disks, as the barebones we are looking at support up to 12. The idea is to run the ...
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Intel RAID Web Console 2 Utility for Linux

I upgraded Intel RWC2 console (RAID_Web_Console_2-2.64-00.noarch -> RAID_Web_Console_2-13.08.04-01.noarch) however I've noticed that MR_MONITOR is no longer available in the latest version so I'm not ...
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Installing Adaptec 5405 RAID card HDD LED

I'm trying to install an Adaptec 5405 RAID card into an Intel 1RU server, and I need to figure out how to connect the existing SGPIO connector from the backplane, onto the card itself (at least I ...
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Manage Intel RAID in Windows

I have a box with Intel C600 Series Chipset SATA RAID Controller. Three RAID1 sets were configured at built time and Windows 2008 Server was installed on one of the RAID sets. The box has been ...
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Cannot create zpool, how to get rid of intel raid volume?

This is a FreeBSD 9.1 amd64 computer. It has 5 disks installed. The ada0 and ada1 disks are used with a hw raid to provide the root filesystem: root@gw:/home/gandalf # ls /dev | grep ada ada0 ada1 ...
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Intel RAID controlers and CPU processor [closed]

Looking at the configuration guide for the Intel Server Chassis / Intel Server Board dating "Junly 2012"(sic!), in the section of "Production RAID Controllers" it mentions "Supported in Single ...
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Intel S5520UR and Raid activation key

If I add Raid Activation Key: AXXRAKSAS2 and Memory: AXXMINIDIMM512 To the S5520UR Intel motherboard, it enables: "enables full intelligent SAS HW RAID for the Intel Servers with a ...
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Intel ESRT2 RAID array is not recognized by Debian

We have a new server here with an Intel Server Board S1200BTL and I'm trying to set up a RAID 1 for data storage. I have Debian 6 installed on an SSD, and two 2TB hard drives that are supposed to be ...
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Is it possible to change disk in RAID0 array of Intel Rapid Storage Tehnology?

My BIOS started to report red line with error for one of 2 drives in RAID0 array during boot. But file system appears to be working without any visible problems, so I was able to make system image and ...
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Intel S2600CP4 SSD RAID 'corrupts' after a few boots

We've attempted to build an SSD RAID 1 using Intel server motherboards and SSDs a few times, using current and previous gen Intel boards. We can normally get through installing Server 2008 R2 x64, ...
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Intel 1200BTS only sees 15 out of 20 drives on Areca card in JBOD?

I am setting up a NAS device using an Intel 1200 BTSR motherboard and an Areca 24 port SATA/SAS card. Booting up into the Areca card's BIOS, I'm able to see all 20 drives that I have configured in ...
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Increasing occurrence of “BBU disabled” messages

Until recent my Intel RAID controller (SROMBSASMR) had a monthly occurrence of "BBU disabled: changing WB logical drives to WT", followed about 2 1/2 hours later by "Battery relearn complete". Since ...
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Does intel matrix raid 1 setup require raid enabled hard drives

Hi I have a failed drive on a server running intel matrix raid array RAID1, I can't get the same model drive anymore to replace the missing one as it is 5 years old. Can I use a regular type ...
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Getting VMWare ESXi 5.0.0 with RAID using the Intel X79 chipset to work

I have bought a new server where I use the motherboard ASUS P9X79 WS X79 S-2011 ATX. It will be used for virtualization, preferably using VMware vSphere Hypervisor™ (ESXi) if I can get the RAID on my ...
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Debian 6 installation - unable to partition/mount with an Intel Raid Controller (readonly)

I'm trying to install a Debian 6 (newest version) on a Server which has 2 RAIDs. First RAID is configured on an Intel controller and is a simple RAID 1 with 3 partitions (swap, /, and a special data ...
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Centos 5.5 Installation on Intel RAID 1

We got this supermicro server comes with Intel RAID Controller (iCH9 etc). I have enabled the RAID in BIOS and created a RAID 1 with 2 member disks (1TB SATA). The installation went fine but the ...
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Intel RAID Controller Rebuild RAID 5 While Windows Running

We have a RAID 5 array (3 drives) one of which failed this morning. If we take that drive out the system can boot into Windows Server '03 fine. Problem being we don't have anywhere to go if another ...
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ESXi RAID on Intel ICH10R

I have an Asuse P8P67 motherboard with onboard intel RAID controller, I'v configured a RAID 0 in "intel rapid storage - option rom" but ESXi installation wizard shows the physical disks only not RIAD ...
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cheap storage server: Linux support for RAID on SOHO motherboard chipsets

looking to build a hardware RAID-5 using SATA disks... this will be exposed to a Hypervisor: VMware ESX or Xen but none of the below seem to have driver support on Linux / ESX except AMD SP5100 ...
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Automate monitoring of Intel Matrix / Rapid Storage Technology RAID arrays

I need to monitor the array status of the Intel integrated RAID controllers (e.g. ICH7R, ICH9R, ICH10R) on multiple servers. Intel suggests using "Intel Matrix Storage Manager" or "Intel Rapid Storage ...
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Can't get Windows Server 2008 to move past the first restart during installation

I'm trying to install Windows Server 2008 Small Business Edition using the following hardware: Intel S3420GP Motherboard 3400 socket XEON CPU Samsung DVD Drive 2x 250 GB Hard Drives in RAID 1 I ...
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Recover Intel Matrix Raid Configuration

I had 2 HDDs in Intel Matrix Raid configuration on a motherboard with intel ICH9R. I had some RAID 0 partitions and one RAID 1 partition. Somehow when replacing my videocard I partially unpulugged ...
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Linux GTHD SCSI driver date format?

I'm having a bit of a problem with my Intel SATA Raid controller on a remote Linux machine. I've recovered the error descriptions from /proc/scsi/gdth/0 and everything makes perfect sense except for ...