Monitoring on PERC4/im aka LSI Fusion MPT on 1655MC

pzero pzero at
Sat Apr 17 08:04:00 CDT 2004

On 4/14/04 8:51 PM, Mark Tinberg wrote:

> I was wondering what the method was that would allow me to monitor the
> RAID status on a Fusion MPT RAID chip in a 1655MC?  I've looked high and
> low at both Dell and LSI Logic but haven't found anything comparable to
> the aflcli or megamon for the PERC4/im.  The only thing I've found are the
> firmware update and limcu utilities from LSI.  It appears that the
> OpenManage server may do some monitoring, but not in the cli tool.  I'd
> prefer not to install the whole OpenManage suite though, as we have our
> own management/monitoring setup that it really dosen't integrate with.
> Is there a good way to do this, is there something I'm missing, will
> monitoring /proc/mpt/ioc0/info for changes or watching syslog help or is
> installing the whole OpenManage suite and trying to script that the best
> way to go?

Hi Mark,
I am also looking for a way to monitor the RAID array status on a Dell 
blade server from the CLI.

Please let me know if you find something useful ...


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