We just got in a few server-class drives. Theyre Seagate Constellations, 3TB. I went to partition and format, and did a mklabel gpt in parted.Ooops. It claims Sector size (logical/physical): 512B/512B After data sheet that doesnt tell me, and a l..
Hey folks, I have a Sun J4400 SAS1 disk array with 24 x 1T drives in it connected to a Sunfire x2250 running 5.8 ( 64 bit ) I used arcconf to create a big RAID60 out of (see below). But then I mount it and it is way too small This should be about 2..
I always thought it was a huge advantage for software raid that the kernel would autodetect and assemble the components. Is there a way to make that happen with 1.x metad..
After updating to the latest kernel, I get subject error at grub. I have no idea as to how to fix this. Booting of the previous kernel is fine. Could someone please help sort this out? Thank you in advance!!PhilRelative info:grub.conf# grub.conf genera..
I mentioned here the other day that I was planning to set up a Centos 6 system using a SSD for the system drive and a regular hard drive for a data drive.My plan is to have everything that doesnt change (much) on the SSD, such as /boot, /lib, /..
I am building a company application based on Centos 5.7 OS. The application was working earlier and creating right partitions both for hardware as well as VM.But since we introduced Centos 5.7 OS and start building application with 5.7 anaconda ..
It is not true that you can’t boot a Linux kernel close to the one in CentOS using a GRUB similar to the one in CentOS from a GPT partitioned disk. People are doing this all the time using bootloaders like Chameleon and PCEFI (used typically to bu..
Taken from this link; https://www.centos.org/modules/newbb/print.php?form=1&topic_id=34988&forum=55&order=ASC&start=0Seems like I am having the same issue. I assigned my boot loader to be on /dev/md0 rather then the default of /dev/sda1D..
I have a CentOS 5 machine in which Im trying to remove lvm. I dded the file system to another partition, then dded it back overwriting the lvm partition. I then modified menu.lst and fstab and replaced the paths to point to the correct device.W..
I believe Ive posted before about one of the speed issues we were having, of backups taking many, many hours that should not take that long.My manager and I finally nailed it down to the h/d itself. Identical boxes, and he tried a backup of one sys..