Disklabel problem IBM SCSI3 disks, vinum too
Greg 'groggy' Lehey
grog at FreeBSD.org
Fri Nov 21 16:30:21 PST 2003
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On Friday, 21 November 2003 at 9:25:58 -0500, Bob Collins wrote:
> At 08:41 PM 11/19/2003, Greg 'groggy' Lehey wrote:
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>> On Wednesday, 19 November 2003 at 9:13:43 -0500, Bob Collins wrote:
>>> At 10:46 PM 11/17/2003, Greg 'groggy' Lehey wrote:
>>>> Do you have device nodes for da4? Has it been labelled at all?
>>> I did not have `all' the nodes for da4 in /dev. So, I ran #sh MAKEDEV da4
>>> in the /dev directory. After that, there were what appeared to be all the
>>> device nodes for da4.
>>> I was able to label the drive and use it with vinum under
>>> 5.0-RELEASE FWIW. Under 4.9-RELEASE (which is what I now run) it
>>> will not label through /stand/sysinstall.
>>> I can now newfs the drive and mount it and copy files to and fro,
>>> however I cannot use it with vinum. I did umount the drive and
>>> then disklabel -e da4 and changed the e: to h: and the filesystem
>>> type to vinum. It was da4s1e.
>>> When I create the vinum configuration, I either get that drive d
>>> (da4s1h) is referenced and in the down state while the other three
>>> drives are up, or the other three drives a b c are referenced and
>>> in the down state while drive d is up.
>> I need the information I ask for in
> FreeBSD 4.9 RELEASE
> No changes to sources
> vinum -> list
> 4 drives:
> D d State: up Device /dev/da1s1h Avail: 0/8747 MB (0%)
> D c State: up Device /dev/da2s1h Avail: 0/8747 MB (0%)
> D b State: up Device /dev/da3s1h Avail: 0/8747 MB (0%)
> D a State: up Device /dev/da4s1h Avail: 0/8747 MB (0%)
> 1 volumes:
> V raid State: down Plexes: 1 Size: 25 GB
> 1 plexes:
> P raid.p0 R5 State: init Subdisks: 4 Size: 25 GB
> 4 subdisks:
> S raid.p0.s0 State: empty PO: 0 B Size: 8747 MB
> S raid.p0.s1 State: empty PO: 512 kB Size: 8747 MB
> S raid.p0.s2 State: empty PO: 1024 kB Size: 8747 MB
> S raid.p0.s3 State: empty PO: 1536 kB Size: 8747 MB
This doesn't agree with what you say above. It also looks fine to
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