[Mageia-sysadm] Valstar upgrades
tmb at mageia.org
Tue Oct 30 17:14:04 CET 2012
30.10.2012 17:42, Damien Lallement skrev:
> Le 30/10/2012 16:08, Thomas Backlund a écrit :
>> 30.10.2012 15:01, Damien Lallement skrev:
>>> Looks good for me too.
>>> Pricing from France (to ship to Marseille):
>>> - 2 x 2TB WD RE4 64Mo (WD2003FYYS) = 2 x 195€ = 390€
>>> - 1 x 256GB SSD Crucial M4 (SSDSC2BW180A3L) = 199€
>> Hm, that serial matches an Intel 520 180GB SSD.
> Oops, I swear that I'm not drunk!
> It's CT256M4SSD2
Ah, yes, so it's the same we already use on jonund and ecosse,
>>> So, with shipment: 597€ (tax included)
>>> I checked, there is available ports:
>>> [root at valstar ~]# dmidecode | grep -i sata
>>> Internal Reference Designator: SATA PORT0
>>> Internal Reference Designator: SATA PORT1
>>> Internal Reference Designator: SATA PORT2
>>> Internal Reference Designator: SATA PORT3
>>> Internal Reference Designator: SATA PORT4
>>> Internal Reference Designator: SATA PORT5
>> Yep, and boklm told that there was physical space for 8 disks on that
>> server, so that is ok too... I guess we need a 2.5 -> 3.5 adapter for
>> the ssd (unless it already comes with the extra mounting plate)
> 8 bays but careful, only 6 ports on the Motherboard:
> For the bracket, it's included yes (but we won't use it).
Yeah, I just meant that the physical space is available to
match available ports on m/b
>>> [root at valstar ~]#
>>> For now, we just use 0 and 1.
>>> I just hope that [2-5] are not broken like on old ecosse.
>> Hm, was valstar also a pre-production hw ?
> Yes, valstar is the same HW than jonund.
> Both are pre-production Supermicro HW.
Well, it has been working good so far, and
we know atleast 3 ports works as we had 3 disks
temporarily on it before too...
So hopefully the rest will be ok too.
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