[CentOS] 3ware RAID controller scripts

Peter Arremann loony at loonybin.org
Mon Nov 28 02:14:07 UTC 2005

On Sunday 27 November 2005 21:10, Bob Lewkowitz wrote:
> ello list, I see through the archives that some people here use 3ware
> RAID controllers with Centos. I have picked up two 9500S-4LP
> controllers for future servers. I was hoping that if some people could
> please share their 3ware monitoring scripts with the rest of the
> group. What I am really hoping to do is have some setup where a cron
> job runs scripts to test each of the drives connected to the
> controller to make sure they are not going to break any time soon and
> then check the health of the array itself. I am used to using smartd
> for basic SCSI and IDE drives but not connected to this adapter. Any
> good souls out there want to spread the knowledge?

If you're running 4 you don't need to write your own scripts - smartd can 
monitor the drives behind a 3ware controller.


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