Subject: Re: RAIDframe: notify me when a drive fails?
To: Geert Hendrickx <email@example.com>
From: Martin Husemann <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/28/2006 19:23:30
On Tue, Feb 28, 2006 at 06:21:02PM +0100, Geert Hendrickx wrote:
> I prefer to get mail only when there is something to report.
Which, IMHO, is too late if raidframe has marked the component as failed.
That's why I use smartd from pkgsrc/sysutils/smartmontools (which works
for IDE/SATA and SCSI drives). It can mail you pre-failure.