[nycbug-talk] RAID controllers - what doesn't suck?
Mon Sep 13 19:14:47 EDT 2004
On Mon, 13 Sep 2004, Dan Langille wrote:
> On Mon, 13 Sep 2004, Charles Sprickman wrote:
>> For minimal management tasks without going into "SMOR", I use the raidutil
>> client, which is supplied by Adaptec. It's one application that I wish
>> had the MS-like "Are you sure (y/n)?" prompt when you do something stupid
>> like typo "rebuild" when you mean "build". :)
> What was the outcome of that?
A not-so-gentle introduction to fsck, vnconfig and panics on dirty
I got most of it back, but it was not simple. There's still stuff on
there but fsck has some "interesting" limitations on how many files will
fit in lost+found. I filed a pr on that one; if I knew a bit more C I
could fix it. Right now I have a custom fsck that rather than blindly
deleting things when lost+found has filled, it exits and then I manually
move stuff out of lost+found, then rinse + repeat. Very time-consuming.
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