[lkml]   [2002]   [May]   [2]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: IDE hotplug support?

> I came across a nice case from procase, supporting 16 IDE drives in
> (so-called?) hotplug frames. Problem is... How will linux trat this?

Should be okay. Hdparm can force spindown and bus rescan, and that's
basically what you need.

> I plan to use 15 drives in a RAID-5, assigning the last 16th drive as a
> spare.

8 controllers? hmmm...

> Any good ideas?
> Sorry if this is OT

It is not.

Philips Velo 1: 1"x4"x8", 300gram, 60, 12MB, 40bogomips, linux, mutt,
details at

To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:22    [W:0.150 / U:3.932 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site