SUMMARY: Upgrading disks in E250

From: Stuart Little <>
Date: Mon Jan 21 2002 - 06:27:07 EST
>   Anyone got experiences/recommendations in replacing Sun disks in an 
>   Enterprise 250 (Sol 2.6) with 3rd party drives? We want to increase 
>   storage capacity in a legacy server, currently have only 9.0 & 4.2G disks.
>   Specifically I'm wondering whether the Sun drives are special as 
>   far as fitting the mounting kit is concerned and to ensure I don't exceed 
>   power supply limits etc.
>   Can't take a drive out at present to physically check.

Concensus was the disks are completely standard i.e. no extra fixing

lists the disks used by Sun for the 250.

Thanks to:-

Mike Ekholm <>
Harrington, David B (Contractor)" <>
Michael Horton <>
Bill Hebert <>
"Karl Vogel" <>
and to "James  Abbuhl" <>, but your mail was empty!

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