[OpenIndiana-discuss] Automatic reboots

Christopher Chan christopher.chan at bradbury.edu.hk
Tue Oct 16 14:50:15 UTC 2012

Well, the existence of eSata should have been sufficient to point to 
sata's builtin hot swap capabilities but ah well.

On Tuesday, October 16, 2012 10:44 PM, Alex Smith (K4RNT) wrote:
> He may not be aware of the hot-swap capabilities, he may be going by
> the fact that they aren't in a backplane type cage, but even on their
> own, SATA and SAS is designed to be hot-swappable.
> On Tue, Oct 16, 2012 at 10:40 AM, Christopher Chan
> <christopher.chan at bradbury.edu.hk> wrote:
>> Er...SATA was designed to be hot swappable from the start? There is no such
>> thing as a non-hot swappable SATA hd. If you meant you can have 4 sata hard
>> disks that are inconvenient to hot swap, then that is fine. You can however
>> get four disk bay cages that facilitate hot swapping by allowing you to just
>> pull the disk out from the front while taking 3 5 1/4 bays in the case.

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