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EVA 2312fc recover vdisk RAID protection

Kevin Sweeney_1
Occasional Advisor

EVA 2312fc recover vdisk RAID protection

I have a dual controller MSA2312fc with 2 shelves of 1TB SATA drives in RAID 1 configuration

vd1 1.1,2.1
vd2 1.2, 2.2

vdn 1.n, 2.n

vd10 status is CRITical

# verify vdisk vd10
Error: The target vdisk is not currently fault-tolerant. (vd10) - The verify was NOT started on vdisk vd10.

Error: The target vdisk is not currently fault-tolerant.
# expand vdisk disks 2.10 vd10
Error: The operation is not allowed for this RAID level.

# show vdisk vd10
Name Size Free Own Pref RAID Disks Spr Chk Status Jobs
Serial Number
--------------------------------------------------------------------
vd10 999.1GB 0B B B RAID1 2 0 N/A CRIT
00c0ffd7b86f000000d65e4b00000000

# show disks 1.10
Location Serial Number Vendor Rev How Used Type Size
Rate(Gb/s) SP Status
------------------------------------------------------------------------
1.10 9QJ2RJZC ATA SN06 VDISK SATA 1000.2GB
3.0 OK

# show disks 2.10
Location Serial Number Vendor Rev How Used Type Size

The GUI does not show another disk in this vdisk group. How can I add another disk to restore RAID1 protection?

# versions
Controller A Versions
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Storage Controller CPU Type: Turion MT32 1800MHz
Storage Controller Code Version: M110R21
Memory Controller FPGA Code Version: F300R22
Storage Controller Loader Code Version: 19.009
Management Controller Code Version: W441R06
Management Controller Loader Code Version: 12.015
Expander Controller Code Version: 1103
CPLD Code Version: 8
Hardware Version: 56

Controller B Versions
---------------------
Storage Controller CPU Type: Turion MT32 1800MHz
Storage Controller Code Version: M110R21
Memory Controller FPGA Code Version: F300R22
Storage Controller Loader Code Version: 19.009
Management Controller Code Version: W441R06
Management Controller Loader Code Version: 12.015
Expander Controller Code Version: 1103
CPLD Code Version: 8
3 REPLIES
Kevin Sweeney_1
Occasional Advisor

Re: EVA 2312fc recover vdisk RAID protection

Truncated show disks 2.10

# show disks 2.10
Location Serial Number Vendor Rev How Used Type Size
Rate(Gb/s) SP Status
------------------------------------------------------------------------
2.10 9QJ2S2RS ATA SN06 AVAIL SATA 1000.2GB
3.0 OK
------------------------------------------------------------------------
Kevin Sweeney_1
Occasional Advisor

Re: EVA 2312fc recover vdisk RAID protection

added AVAIL disk to vdisk
status changed to RECONditioning

set AVAIL disks to global spares
set spares disks 2.11

Closed
Kevin Sweeney_1
Occasional Advisor

Re: EVA 2312fc recover vdisk RAID protection

self answered
added spare to vdisk