1550?

Daniel Andersson daniel at avantnoise.com
Fri Oct 5 09:09:01 CDT 2001


sorry about all this hassel, tried with the latest megaraid-drivers and
wops, they work ;o)

thanks all again.

/ d


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Daniel Andersson [mailto:daniel at avantnoise.com]
> Sent: 05 October 2001 14:09
> To: Michael E Brown
> Cc: Matt_Domsch at dell.com; rvt at dds.nl; Linux-PowerEdge at dell.com
> Subject: RE: 1550?
>
>
> hmm
>
> i've tried now with both the aaaraid bootdisk for slackware 8.0.
> didn't find anything.
>
> tried with megaraid.s (slackware 8.0), didn't find anything.
>
> tried booting from slackware 8.0 cd, didn't find anything.
>
>
> i'm lost.
>
>
> my last thing to try is the latest driver from domsch.com/linux
> for megaraid, but not convinced that the new driver will find it,
> but not the old one.
>
>
> any ideas?
>
>
> / d
>
>
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Michael E Brown [mailto:michael_e_brown at dell.com]
> > Sent: 03 October 2001 22:12
> > To: Daniel Andersson
> > Cc: Matt_Domsch at exchange.dell.com; rvt at dds.nl; Linux-PowerEdge at dell.com
> > Subject: Re: 1550?
> >
> >
> >
> > As was pointed out to me privately, I was confusing 2550 and 1550. The
> > 1550 has no option for ROMB (raid on motherboard). You can only get the
> > add-in card (which is megaraid).
> > --
> > Michael
> >
> > On Wed, 3 Oct 2001, Daniel Andersson wrote:
> >
> > > hmm
> > >
> > > to be honest i don't know.
> > > haven't opened it up, but i can imagine it being onboard.
> > >
> > > just selected "PERC 3/DC raid blaha" on the commerce.dell.co.uk.
> > >
> > > but when i boot up it says "AMERICAN MEGATRENDS", so i assumed
> > megaraid.s
> > > was the way to go..
> > >
> > > / d
> > >
> > >
> > > ----- Original Message -----
> > > From: "Michael E Brown" <michael_e_brown at dell.com>
> > > To: "Daniel Andersson" <daniel at avantnoise.com>
> > > Cc: <Matt_Domsch at exchange.dell.com>; <rvt at dds.nl>;
> > > <Linux-PowerEdge at exchange.dell.com>
> > > Sent: Wednesday, October 03, 2001 21:01
> > > Subject: Re: 1550?
> > >
> > >
> > > >
> > > > Do you actually have an add-in raid card, or are you using
> the onboard
> > > > raid? If you are using the onboard raid, you need to use the aacraid
> > > > driver.
> > > > --
> > > > Michael
> > > >
> > > > On Wed, 3 Oct 2001, Daniel Andersson wrote:
> > > >
> > > > > hm
> > > > >
> > > > > very weird.
> > > > >
> > > > > installed slackware 8.0 on a poweredge 6450 with a perc
> > 3/dc-card and no
> > > > > problems what so ever to boot from the slackware-cd.
> > > > >
> > > > > is the 1550 special in any way? :o(
> > > > >
> > > > > / d
> > > > >
> > > > > ----- Original Message -----
> > > > > From: <Matt_Domsch at Dell.com>
> > > > > To: <daniel at avantnoise.com>; <rvt at dds.nl>
> > > > > Cc: <Linux-PowerEdge at Dell.com>
> > > > > Sent: Wednesday, October 03, 2001 20:32
> > > > > Subject: RE: 1550?
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > > > thought the perc 3/dc worked with the megaraid.s, but
> apparently
> > > not.
> > > > > >
> > > > > > Yes, PERC 3/DC uses the megaraid driver.  Not sure what
> version of
> > > > > > megaraid.[ch] is included in Slackware 8.0 though.  Additional
> > > megaraid
> > > > > > drivers are available at http://domsch.com/linux/megaraid.
> > > > > >
> > > > > > Thanks,
> > > > > > Matt
> > > > > > --
> > > > > > Matt Domsch
> > > > > > Sr. Software Engineer
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> > > > --
> > > > Michael E. Brown, RHCE, MCSE+I, CNA
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> > >
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> >
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> > Michael E. Brown, RHCE, MCSE+I, CNA
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> >
> >   If each of us have one object, and we exchange them,
> >      then each of us still has one object.
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> >      then each of us now has two ideas.
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> >




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