[SunHELP] My 3T drives are showing up as only 2T
peter at ashlyn.co.uk
Sat Jan 19 06:32:19 CST 2013
No personal experience, but does this help?
On 19 Jan 2013, at 03:47, Jerry Kemp <sun.mail.list47 at oryx.cc> wrote:
> Do you suspect that this is a hardware limitation?
> Or a software one?
> Is Solaris/a Solaris distro, or a BSD distro able to see the full disk
> if you do a boot from either of those OS's?
> On 01/18/13 02:11 PM, Alan McKay wrote:
>> OK, I kind of feared this might happen. I've got an old Sun J4400 24
>> disk array filled with 1T drives. I want to expand space by replacing
>> 1T with 3T but the 3T drives are only showing up as 2.2 (2T even when
>> formatted ext4).
>> What are the possible variables here?
>> I'm running Ubuntu 12.10 (latest) server on an older 64 bit Sunfire
>> X2100M2 and a LSI JBOD card 3801E, and of course the aforementioned
>> Where is the most likely culprit?
>> Any way to get the 3T to show up?
>> Oh and I did use parted to make a gpt partition not the MSDOS stuff.
>> But even parted still only seems to see 2T
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