Re: software raid 1 and recovery

2008-01-05 Thread Brian A. Seklecki
On Fri, 2008-01-04 at 10:56 -0500, Brian A. Seklecki wrote: Google: nagios + seklecki + check_raid_gmirror Also check out sysutils/smartmontools/ Also, I recently updated the plugin code to r270 with some patches from Scott Swanson. You can see a small screenshot of it in action here:

Re: software raid 1 and recovery

2008-01-04 Thread Brian A. Seklecki
Google: nagios + seklecki + check_raid_gmirror Also check out sysutils/smartmontools/ Cheers! ~BAS (Dealing with a fucked up gmirror raid 1 this morning) On Fri, 2008-01-04 at 15:32 +, Robin Becker wrote: I set this system up using Dru Lavigne's recipe, but I don't really understand --

software raid 1 and recovery

2008-01-04 Thread Robin Becker
I'm using software raid 1 on a 6.1 freebsd. This is a so called cold swap system, but I wonder how much it actually improves reliability. First off what should I be doing to detect error conditions and secondly what happens if the machine refuses to boot. I set this system up using Dru