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ImTheTypeOfGuy

HTPC Raid Issues

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ImTheTypeOfGuy

I am having issues with my RocketRaid 2720 array in my HTPC. It has 4 3TB disks in raid 5 and I am starting to see after a reboot it goes into the RocketRaid BIOS settings showing it is critical. But once I am in there I don't see anything I can do to repair it. I also looked within the RR browser management for a way to repair and I don't see anything there either.

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So I end up cancelling out of the BIOS and the computer goes to the point in the photo below for about 10 minutes and then the machine starts and works fine.

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Anyone have any ideas?

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jmwills

You Should see something in the Event Tab within the Web INterface

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ImTheTypeOfGuy

Well I have some info but it looks like the disk with errors may not be showing up.

 

This is the home page.

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Next is the physical view.

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Now we have two logical views.

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Last picture is the events.

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ImTheTypeOfGuy

I just popped open the case and verified I have five 3TB drives in it. One isn't showing up. Does that mean it is dead and I just need to replace it?

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ImTheTypeOfGuy

Since my images were different than pcdoc's I decided to shut down the HTPC and remove and reconnect the power and the cables to the 2720 to every drive. This seems to have corrected the problem.

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ikon

First 3 rules of electronics troubleshooting: connections, connections, and..... wait for it.... connections! Bet you saw that one coming :)

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