no, but good thing with Chenbro backplane are, that they are just passthrough, so if your hba is 6g sata or 12g sas, backplane will pass it to the system. i had 12g sas ssd and truenas picked them without any issue.
you only need the right cables Mini SAS SFF-8087 to D SFF-8643 cables.
@gigatexal As reference I usually sell on Swedish site tradera.com (Owned by ebay).
at the moment i am on vacations, will be back on 1st October :) .
Hi, I have left couple of ssd from a previous project and want to sell them, no exchange atm.
Seagate IronWolf 110 3.84TB | Power on Hours: 0
Asking price 700 euro 600 euro + shipping+ PayPal
Seagate IronWolf 110 1.92TB |Power on Hours: 0
Asking price 350 euro 300 euro+ shipping+ PayPal...
After 1140 plots I got my first two chia, lucky I was on my last HDD :)
Invested about 3000 euro hard disk and 1500 euro on 970 Pro and 500 for other items. (I already had 3 dual Xeon v3 servers, so no cost was there.) first plot was on 17th Maj.
So definitely not a good ROI.
Now I will reuse...
hi, i got couple of HPE HGST 10 TB SAS drives, and what ever i try, i can't format them to 512 sector size.
HGST HUH721010AL5204 , they are HPE branded drives.
even the sg_readcap is not working
sudo sg_readcap /dev/sg7
READ CAPACITY (10) failed: Device not ready
Late on the chia itself but trying to reuse the existing servers for something ...
I setup couple of server with dual E5 2640 v3 but having problem with one which is using the Swar-Chia-Plot-Manager
python3 manager.py status
gives the following output...
i bought the last ssd the seller had with 20 pound shipping and now received custom letter and import tax of 17euor + declaration fee (post office fee) of 7.5 euro.
time to say good bye to shopping from UK :)
i will miss the Intel e5 v3/v4 processors, they were much cheaper in UK then EU.
@gb00s we install the new i350 lan and it had same issue, then we knew some thing else is wrong, we already eliminated the pfsense issues, cables were already changed, thus the switch was the last variable. we were using an old netgear switch for testing and it turn out there were lagg turn on...
Hi all, we bought few of these boards a while ago (same seller) and 2 are in production with XCP-ng running 24/7.
One issue we had was with Shared_IKVM, with shared IPMI LAN, system sometimes system loose the connectivity with internal Intel I210AT LAN. When we disabled the Share_LAN for IPMI...
HI, about 25-50 US dollar cheaper than market price, and yes , We pay the full price of about 250 euro per drive, which is cheaper than Iron wolf for 8 TB drive. And that was the reason we went with Exos.
but IF Seagate don't honor the warranty in EU, then these drive are no useful then paper...
We caught up in a problem where ComputerSalg.se / ComputerSalg.dk are selling Seagate Exos 7E8 drives which are marketed for CHINA only, even at Seagate warranty site they are saying that, “Regional warranty restriction apply.”
“This product was originally sold in a different region. Warranty...
Thanks @BeTeP i did connect it via Icydock EZConvert Lite MB882SP-1S-3B to HBA, but i didn't check if its connected at sas2 or sas3 speeds, may be i was blinded that i won't work :) .
thanks for the suggestion, i will check and come back.