[CentOS] boot process glitch due to missing 2nd disk

Tue Jul 20 20:40:25 UTC 2010
JohnS <jses27 at gmail.com>

On Tue, 2010-07-20 at 16:26 -0400, Robert Heller wrote:

> A PowerEdge with plain old SATA disks will complain about a missing disk
> as well -- we had a disk die and everytime it booted while we waited for
> the replacement it would stop complaining that the disk was missing (we
> had software RAID and were able to stay up with a 'degraded' RAID set
> for the week or so it took to get the replacemnt).
Which makes me wonder why would you ever shut it down in the first
place?  I sure would not wait a week on a disk replacement much less
more than 24 hours.