Damage already done, I played with the disks a little bit. Sign up using Facebook. Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. The price may be the seller’s own price elsewhere or another seller’s price. I want to use linux software raid md raid because: Then ZFS will see all the indidual disks. The Smart Array controller overwrites some data at the beginning of the disk and
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Is there any way to acomplish this setup? There’s no true JBOD setting on these cards. Right now, the controller aggregates all of the disks into one big RAID-5 volume.
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I also found it came loaded with a “Feature License”, which is called “Advanced Pack 01”.
You can use the “P: You may also like. I brought the disks back to the original machine, but the RAID had already been corrupted, the OS saw 6 empty disks now.
List Files” to se ethat those files are indeed there There may be other controllers behaving like LapTop said, the P does not, at least not hp smart array p400 controller the original firmware V2. You will notice, if you check the “Physical Device” info in Smart Storage Administrator there is an item in hp smart array p400 controller list which reads: Arie K 5 14 It’s not valid on modern systems because they no longer have onboard SCSI.
That having been said I had to create 6 RAID-0 disks, and they appeared – all empty, however. Should I combine both setup: No going into the configuration menu or other intervention needed, the Aarray recognized the Raid 5 array and immediately made it available, upon boot-up! So, there seems to be a way to get the hp smart array p400 controller done here, you just have to be aware that the Smart Array and many other controllers from what I’ve read will over-write a bit of data on any disk you decide to set up as a RAID array of any sort.
Nimral 91 1 2. This is not a good solution and definitely is not equivalent to a JBOD arrangement.
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Sign up using Facebook. It looks like hp smart array p400 controller controller can not present the raw disks no jbod mode. We always use the controller even with things like ZFS. I have also had good success running a Raid 5 on the P, Originally, I created it on a P, then decided to swap it out for a P Well, this is IMHO debatable. Show More Show Less. There’s RAID metadata on the disks, and the failures will produce unexpected results.
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This gave me access clntroller the raw disks. Don’t know, I doubt it, but it looks like the other answer by Laptop is more appropriate as he seems to have more experience with this scenario.
The solution to this LapTop 6, 15 Bye, 7TB of data. The Smart Array will only play nice if you let it administer the raw disks. Questions Tags Users Badges Unanswered.