Drive issues.. Cant see a drive in gui...


5 posts in this topic Last Reply

Recommended Posts

Ok so I recently installed a new drive. A second WD1000CHTZ as see in the sg_scan list in the first picture. I believe its the first of the two wds in the list. (not sure tho). Anywhoo, when booted up after installing the drive. I could not see it in the gui. I could bring it up in the sg_scan and it is not 520 sectors as its a sata drive. So that's out. Idk what to do and i cant seem to find my case in my previous searches. I attached what i think is all relevant info. Id like to use both in the same machine but i can swap it out for another drive if need be. Thanks in advance.

 

Barce

drives.png

drives-gui.png

harbinger-diagnostics-20210122-2108.zip

Link to post

Alright. Finally got the chance to play around with the drive. I have two pro licensed unraid servers. Both are Dell PE R510s one has a Dell H200 in it. This is the original system "Harbinger". I tried installing there first no dice. Shows in sg_scan and logs but doesnt show in gui. The other R510 has LSI 9200-8i in it. I installed there next. Wouldn't show in either sg_scan or gui. Neither would a working ssd but that's another matter. So then next i installed it into a windows system and it showed. Healthy, without a filesystem. So I picked MBR in windows but didn't format. Threw it back in the first system. Still shows in sg_scan but not in gui. Ive attached the new diag from just after in rebooted with the drive for the second time. The only thing i can think of is that because in sg_scan the s/n that shows is identical. Maybe that's the conflict? but that wouldn't explain why it won't show up in the other unraid with lsi hba. Im stumped.

 

Edit: Not a big linux guy. Just started tinkering lately with unraid. Forgot to mention that. Thanks again for the help :D

 

 

harbinger-diagnostics-20210123-2152.zip

Edited by Barce
see edit
Link to post

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Restore formatting

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.