RAID tools for SAS5iR
jbrown at verisign.com
Thu Feb 8 00:32:37 CST 2007
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> From: linux-poweredge-bounces at dell.com [mailto:linux-poweredge-
> bounces at dell.com] On Behalf Of Harald_Jensas at dell.com
> Sent: Friday, December 01, 2006 5:41 AM
> To: Dave.Reeve at pnsol.com; linux-poweredge at lists.us.dell.com
> Subject: RE: RAID tools for SAS5iR
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: linux-poweredge-bounces at dell.com
> > [mailto:linux-poweredge-bounces at dell.com] On Behalf Of Dave C. Reeve
> > Sent: 01 December 2006 14:31
> > To: linux-poweredge-Lists
> > Subject: RAID tools for SAS5iR
> > Hi All,
> > I have reciently recieved a PowerEdge 860 with SAS5iR RAID
> > I have two disks in the machine (SATA) under RAID-1.
> > What I can figure out is what tools I need to use to monitor
> > the disks!
> > What I do know is the contoller uses the SAS1068 chipset, and
> > hence is supported under linux using the "mptsas" driver. I
> > have looked at http://linux.dell.com/storage.shtml to see if
> > there was anything usefull there; but alas the SAS5iR is not
> > mentioned (or is it a PERCxxx under another name?). Under
> > the SAS section (althought the disks are SATA the controller
> > is SAS) and there is a link to LSI's website.
> > http://www.lsil.com/storage_home/products_home/internal_raid/m
> > egaraid_sas/megaraid_sas_8480e/index.html?remote=1&locale
> > Unfortunatly I cannot figure out what LSI product my Dell
> > badged product relates to... (Perhaps next time I will just
> > use software RAID and be done with it, anway...)
> > Does any one else have a dell with a SAS5iR controller and
> > know what set of utils I need to use to monitor it?
> > Thanks in advance
> > Dave
> > PS. If anyone from Dell is listening in, perhaps you could
> > call out the SAS5iR explicitly on your linux support page!
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> In the user Guide for SAS 5i/R you will find a table displaying SAS
> Storage management software:
> SAS 5/iR Adapter - OpenManage Storage Services, SAS RAID
> SAS 5/iR Integrated - OpenManage Storage Services, SAS RAID
> Install OpenManage Server Administrator. It came on a CD with your
> or you can download it from http://support.dell.com.
> Server Administrator
> You probably want to apply this update after installing OMSA 5.1:
I have a PowerEdge SC1435 with the SAS5iR controller as well. I have
tried to install the OpenManage 5.1 tools as instructed above but it
gives the following error.
[root at sa-test004 OM_5.1]# ./setup.sh
Unsupported system (sysid=01EB)
Any ideas on how I can bypass this?
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