IPLing should work. If not, you can use the hardware service manager
(Start a service tool - Hardware service manager) to delete it.

If you hot-remove a disk (not replace), then an IPL is required to get
the disk out of the system.

It might be possible to reset the disk controller/IOP, but I've never
worked on systems large enough to do that kind of stuff, so I don't
know.

-----Original Message-----
From: midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx
[mailto:midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Joe Pluta
Sent: Tuesday, October 23, 2007 3:28 PM
To: 'Midrange Systems Technical Discussion'
Subject: Can't get SST to recognize new drive.

Don't worry, Paul. I can't figure out how to tell the machine there's a
new
drive. It still thinks the old drive and serial number is in place (in
failed status). I can't figure out how to force it to refresh itself,
and
how to get the disks into "unconfigured" state.

Joe

From: Paul Nelson

Uh oh.

From: Joe Pluta

Thanks, Chuck, that's exactly the right manual.

Gz, I'm becoming a hardware expert...


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