Need PERC RAID status on 64-bit RHES4 Linux

Sam Flory Sam.Flory at
Thu Jun 28 14:38:24 CDT 2007

Noah Spurrier wrote:
> I'm running RHES4 64-bit on Dell 1850's and Dell 2850's with PERC
> controllers. The Dell RPMs I found to install MegaPR to query the RAID status
> are only 32-bit aware. It may be possible to install these, but I have not
> figured out the magic. I just want to have Nagios tell me when a drive in the
> array fails! Currently, the only way I can get array status is by booting
> into the DRAC and then going into the RAID setup to view the status of the
> array. It's absurd that I can't do this from the command-line. What am I
> doing wrong? I can give more clues if necessary.

  Have you tried the megacli?

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