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problems rebuilding HP Dl100 G2

Hi,

When i try to reinstall the quick restore CD on a HP Dl100 Storage server i get the following error
failed to create partition on disk 0 error =4, this is a replacement server as our original one failed
Can anyone tell me what this error means and how to fix it?


Tkx

Brian



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ComputerTechieCommented:
First of all did you erase raid configuration previoulsy before run QR ?
Also did you make any Disk change before starting QR?
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brianc3Author Commented:
Hi

this was a warranty replacement box so the disks came blank with no partation
I'm not geting any message about the adapetc controllor so
I cant see how to configure RAID my guess is as there are no
disks setup the image cant be restored..................but I dont
know where to go now


B
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ComputerTechieCommented:
Check the bios and see if the raid controller is turn off.
CT
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brianc3Author Commented:
I've done that

there is actually no mention of a raid controller, just IDE/SATA
everything looks to be enabeled


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ComputerTechieCommented:
here a shot in the dark. Is there a firmware update for the box?

CT
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brianc3Author Commented:
looks like this unit is faulty and has gone back to HP for assessment
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