On Thursday, 9 January 2003 at 15:54:25 -0400, Marc G. Fournier wrote: > > first off, if there is a doc I haven't found on this, please direct me to > it ... google seems to be drawing alot of docs, but none seem appropriate > ... > > I just had a drive go south ... so we got a replacement drive in, hot > swap'd the old out, new in ... I've been able to disklabel the drive, so > that it matches the config of the rest of the drives in the RAID5 array > ... but for the life of me, I can't figur eout how to get vinum to > recognize (and re-init) the new drive ... > > a vinum start just tell sme the drive is down ... so I'm guessing i have > to somehow do similar to the original create, to get the appropraite info > onto the drive?
You have to create the drive to tell Vinum where it is. > I'm afraid of 'vinum init', but is 'vinum init jaildev.p0.s12' what > I'm looking for here? It won't do any harm, but it won't do any good either. 'vinum start' is what you're looking for. Take a look at http://www.vinumvm.org/vinum/replacing-drive.html. It's not perfect. If you don't understand something, please contact me before doing anything. Greg -- When replying to this message, please copy the original recipients. If you don't, I may ignore the reply or reply to the original recipients. For more information, see http://www.lemis.com/questions.html See complete headers for address and phone numbers To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-questions" in the body of the message