Help! Tape drive resets the server!
cswiger at mac.com
Wed Aug 27 17:16:34 UTC 2008
On Aug 27, 2008, at 8:22 AM, Kirk Strauser wrote:
> Occasionally, whenever I open sa0 for reading (typically when Amanda
> flushing backups to tape), the system resets. I don't mean that the
> panics or anything; I mean that within a second or two I'm looking
> at a POST
> screen. I'd been having this problem for a while, but recently
> literally every other piece of hardware on the system. The card and
> were the *only* components carried over to the new system, and I
> even swapped
> out the card for a duplicate I had stored away.
That type of behavior might indicate a problem with the power supply;
if you've replaced that already, I'm not sure what else to say other
than to be be sure you've got a decent model which is adequately
spec'ed out for the number of drives in your system...
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