[Beowulf] GPFS on Linux (x86)
czarek at scheraga2.chem.cornell.edu
Fri Sep 15 07:44:14 PDT 2006
I had the same issue with Maxtor SATA disks and 3ware 9550SX RAID card but
finally our vendor contacted Maxtor and 3ware and installed a new firmware
for the drives and since than they are working OK.
> After *finally* convincing our vendor it was Maxtor (we've had
> problems w/ them before this as well) they shipped us a batch of
> Seagates, and it's been operational now for quite some time. No
> sleeping drives, so far set and forget.
> This, as a disclaimer, was just for our particular application. I
> will say however, that I will never buy Maxtor again.
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