Author Topic: Can drive from LS210D0301 be moved to another enclosure?  (Read 636 times)

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Can drive from LS210D0301 be moved to another enclosure?
« on: November 04, 2018, 09:27:22 am »
The firmware on my LS210D0301 appears to have corrupted due to power failure.  It's still on the network and the web GUI partially loads.  It has a steady orange light.  Turning it off with the power switch will not power it down.  The files on the disk are not visible to the network.  Navigator 2 cannot see it. Firmware update cannot see it.

My question is can the drive be read by another SATA enclosure or can I buy another LS210D0301 and move the drive to that one without losing the current data?

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Re: Can drive from LS210D0301 be moved to another enclosure?
« Reply #1 on: November 04, 2018, 03:20:45 pm »
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can I buy another LS210D0301 and move the drive to that one without losing the current data?

No. This will be the same. The firmware on the drives is corrupted.


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can the drive be read by another SATA enclosure

Yes, read about MDADM.
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Re: Can drive from LS210D0301 be moved to another enclosure?
« Reply #2 on: November 04, 2018, 04:45:52 pm »
The LS210 (and most if not all single drive devices) doesn't create MDADM arrays like the multi-drive models. Assuming there isn't something physically wrong with the drive you should be able to connect it to a linux system and mount the XFS data partition (usually partition 6) and read the files.


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Re: Can drive from LS210D0301 be moved to another enclosure?
« Reply #3 on: November 22, 2018, 11:49:55 am »
Thanks for the replies.  Do you have any idea whether I need to buy a SATA or SAS enclosure in which to put the drive?

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Re: Can drive from LS210D0301 be moved to another enclosure?
« Reply #4 on: November 22, 2018, 03:19:25 pm »
It's a SATA disk.
PM me for TFTP / Boot Images / Recovery files  LSRecovery.exe file.