[rescue] argh, what did I do? (Onyx)

Andrew Weiss ajwdsp at cloud9.net
Thu Jan 16 20:36:37 CST 2003

On Thursday, January 16, 2003, at 09:04  AM, Kurt Huhn wrote:

> "Andrew Weiss" <ajwdsp at cloud9.net> wrote:
>> AMI MegaRAID 466 with 32MB of RAM
> In Dell servers, these had (have) problems keeping up with large file
> transfers.  Anything over 150MB and they choke, and never quite 
> recover.
> You *do* have 32MB on it, so that may help some.  Just a word of 
> warning, in
> case you ever run into that issue...
If this is the PERC 2 equivalent frequently used in the Dell Poweredge 
2300, I had one that would choke on large transfers... effectively 
crashed the machine.  Got it replaced by an identical card... no 
problem... so the RAID controller is bad if it does that.  Otherwise... 
hmmm.  Ours had 16MB of cache.


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