I recently got an IO Error on one of my RAID5 members; on a 3 disk fakeRAID array. I didn't notice at the time - there was only a message in /var/log/kern.log - so I had continued running the machine ...
I have an old PCI-X controller running 8 drives in RAID 5. I'd like to dump the controller and go to software RAID under Ubuntu. Is there a way to do this and retain the data from current array? ...
I had a RAID 5 (Linux software RAID) server which recently decided not to boot anymore. It seems to be a motherboard problem possibly due to not being protected by a UPS during a power failure. It ...
I was recently told about some problems concerning Parity-RAIDs without a non-volatile cache. More exspensive HW-controllers do have battery-powered caches to finish write-operations in case of power ...