[Nottingham] ***TODAY*** Weds 21st June - meeting

Michael Erskine msemtd at yahoo.co.uk
Thu Jun 22 14:14:49 BST 2006

On Thursday 22 June 2006 13:18, Graeme Fowler wrote:
> Bah. Raid arrays. Says he, having had yet another dumbass Dell storage
> array drop a disk this morning and fail to logically catch it. Yes,
> there's a spare. Yes, it's RAID5. No, it seemed to fail the disk and
> then make a half-baked attempt at sparing it out, at the same time as
> propagating SCSI errors back to the OS, thus taking out our Science
> faculty staff email for an hour or so.


> Bah. Thread hijacks. Must take my medicine ;-)

I think it's OK to hijack this thread -- it belongs to a meeting that has 
already happened :)

Michael Erskine.

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