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Replaced HD in RAID now server Blue screens

Replaced HD in RAID now server Blue screens

Replaced HD in RAID now server Blue screens

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We have a windows 2003 server with 5 hard drives (HP Proliant ML530). The d (data) drive is mirrored between two hard drives and the C drive has 3 hard drives configured in a RAID 5... 2 of the drives failed in the RAID 5 so I realize the data is gone. I purchased 2 identical hard drives to replace the broken ones. I installed them and all the 5 lights are green on the HD's and the system recognizes them. I kept the box running just to see if there were going to be more issues arising. Then today I recieved the blue screen error :blue screen irql_not_less_or_equal. A few Articles are saying it could be bad RAM or the Prosessor heating up. I am looking for suggestions because the hard drives failed within a day of each other.
thankfully we have a failover backup system and production continues becuase everyone is running off a vm that is updated constantly so I just need to get the box ready for a bare metal or differential restore. But I don't want to use this box if it is just going to fail again.

RE: Replaced HD in RAID now server Blue screens

Quote:

0x0000000A: IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL

Typically due to a bad driver, or faulty or incompatible hardware or software. Technically, this error condition means that a kernel-mode process or driver tried to access a memory location to which it did not have permission, or at a kernel Interrupt ReQuest Level (IRQL) that was too high. (A kernel-mode process can access only other processes that have an IRQL lower than, or equal to, its own.)
Source: aumha.org
Troubleshooting "Stop 0x0A" Messages in Windows
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/165863

How to Use Driver Verifier to Troubleshoot Windows Drivers
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/244617

 

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RE: Replaced HD in RAID now server Blue screens

Running Diagnostic Software Tools

http://docs.hp.com/en/rx5670_OpsMaint/ch05s05.html

run the HP tools against your hardware.  We used to have issues with the hard drive backplane.  It would make serveral drives look like they had gone bad.

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