2 thoughts on “Ubuntu Server – Remove Raid Array

  1. Hello again,

    just wondering why you added this ~ did you need to remove your raid array?

    Also, I noticed my power brick gets pretty warm ~ does yours?

    ~ hieroglyph

  2. No I did not have to remove it, this article was just for completeness in my Virtual box testing before I got the BBS2.

    My temps are:
    Chip Temp: +42.0 C
    CPU Temp: +56.0 C
    Sys Temp: +50.0 C
    /dev/sda: SAMSUNG HD103UJ: 37 C
    /dev/sdb: SAMSUNG HD103UJ: 37 C

    However, before the hot weather recently the drives were sitting at 31-33 C fairly consistently. A friend at work got a BBS2 with 5x 1.5Tb 7200rpm Seagates and the BBS2 box could not cool them enough to the point that the drives got hotter than the recommended operating temperature. I need to blog this as a warning to others, but I need to get all the juicy details. He got an 8 way drobo and popped them in that which ran them cool as a cucumber. Drobo’s are superb if you don’t want to use linux and have nice deep pockets….

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