lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2003]   [Mar]   [3]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
From
SubjectRe: RAID SCSI binding
Date
Using mdadm v1.0.0

/dev/sdn1:
Magic : a92b4efc
Version : 00.90.00
UUID : 05084a65:52ffddf9:e971cafd:3aca3445
Creation Time : Wed Nov 7 07:19:15 2001
Raid Level : raid5
Device Size : 36081792 (34.41 GiB 36.94 GB)
Raid Devices : 7
Total Devices : 8
Preferred Minor : 4

Update Time : Fri Feb 28 05:53:34 2003
State : dirty, no-errors
Active Devices : 7
Working Devices : 7
Failed Devices : 1
Spare Devices : 0
Checksum : a1e07486 - correct
Events : 0.189

Layout : left-asymmetric
Chunk Size : 128K

Number Major Minor RaidDevice State
this 0 8 209 0 active sync /dev/sdn1
0 0 8 209 0 active sync /dev/sdn1
1 1 8 225 1 active sync /dev/sdo1
2 2 8 241 2 active sync /dev/sdp1
3 3 65 1 3 active sync /dev/sdq1
4 4 65 17 4 active sync /dev/sdr1
5 5 65 33 5 active sync /dev/sds1
6 6 65 49 6 active sync /dev/sdt1
/dev/sdo1:
Magic : a92b4efc
Version : 00.90.00
UUID : 05084a65:52ffddf9:e971cafd:3aca3445
Creation Time : Wed Nov 7 07:19:15 2001
Raid Level : raid5
Device Size : 36081792 (34.41 GiB 36.94 GB)
Raid Devices : 7
Total Devices : 8
Preferred Minor : 4

Update Time : Fri Feb 28 05:53:34 2003
State : dirty, no-errors
Active Devices : 7
Working Devices : 7
Failed Devices : 1
Spare Devices : 0
Checksum : a1e07498 - correct
Events : 0.189

Layout : left-asymmetric
Chunk Size : 128K

Number Major Minor RaidDevice State
this 1 8 225 1 active sync /dev/sdo1
0 0 8 209 0 active sync /dev/sdn1
1 1 8 225 1 active sync /dev/sdo1
2 2 8 241 2 active sync /dev/sdp1
3 3 65 1 3 active sync /dev/sdq1
4 4 65 17 4 active sync /dev/sdr1
5 5 65 33 5 active sync /dev/sds1
6 6 65 49 6 active sync /dev/sdt1

----- Original Message -----
From: "Neil Brown" <neilb@cse.unsw.edu.au>
To: "Mike Black" <mblack@csi-inc.com>
Cc: "linux-kernel" <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>; "linux-raid" <linux-raid@vger.kernel.org>
Sent: Friday, February 28, 2003 3:49 PM
Subject: Re: RAID SCSI binding


> On Friday February 28, mblack@csi-inc.com wrote:
> > Linux 2.4.20 (but not unique to this kernel -- been this way for over a year):
> > I have a RAID5 array that doesn't startup properly during boot (I have to stop it and restart after the system is up). I've had
> > this problem forever and have been trying to fix it.
> > Here's what it looks like when it's up and running:
> > md4 : active raid5 sdn1[0] sdt1[6] sds1[5] sdr1[4] sdq1[3] sdp1[2] sdo1[1]
> > 216490752 blocks level 5, 128k chunk, algorithm 0 [7/7] [UUUUUUU]
> > The partitions types are set to 0x83 and the array is being manually
> > started in rc.local instead of doing auto-start.
>
> What tool are you using to start the array? raidstart or mdadm?
> There doesn't seem to be enough noise in the logs for it to be
> raidstart (no "md: autorun ...") so I assume mdadm.
>
> What do you get if you add "-v" to the mdadm running from rc.local?
> Can you show me
> mdadm -E /dev/sda1 /dev/sdo1
>
> NeilBrown
>
> >
> > So it looks to me like the md driver doesn't like the raid system crossing the major device boundary for some odd reason.
> > Although I'm not sure why I can stop and restart after the system is totally up but not start it in rc.local using the same
> > commands:
>
> I suspect this is just a co-incidence. I cannot imagine how the major
> device number could affect things at all.
>
> NeilBrown

-
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:33    [W:0.055 / U:14.752 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site