1850 and PERC4e/Si

Anjan Dave adave at vantage.com
Mon Mar 14 14:28:11 CST 2005


Yes, the boxed version, which I am not sure, update2 maybe.

I was able to install a 2650 with add-on PERC4/DC using the same boxed
version, and then up2dated to update4.

Thanks,
Anjan

-----Original Message-----
From: David Hubbard [mailto:dhubbard at dino.hostasaurus.com] 
Sent: Monday, March 14, 2005 3:13 PM
To: Anjan Dave; linux-poweredge at dell.com
Subject: RE: 1850 and PERC4e/Si

Are you using stock RHEL 3.0?  You may need the Update 3 or
update 4 releases of it to get the right drivers.

David 

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Anjan Dave [mailto:adave at vantage.com] 
> Sent: Monday, March 14, 2005 3:05 PM
> To: linux-poweredge at dell.com
> Subject: 1850 and PERC4e/Si
> 
> Hi,
> 
>  
> 
> I am trying to install RH ES 3.0 on a new 1850 server, after 
> activating the ROMB PERC4e/Si...I configured the 2 hard drives 
> for RAID1 using Server Assistant. After booting from the 
> first RH CDROM, the installer is not able to see the logical 
> drive. I tried the option of loading a driver (Megaraid2), 
> but it doesn't recognize the drive, and keeps asking for 
> loading drivers.
> 
>  
> 
> If I install the RH ES from the Server Assistant CD, it installs fine.
> 
>  
> 
> The PERC4e/Si driver I found on support.dell.com is for EMT64.
> 
>  
> 
> Is there a place I need to get the drivers on floppy and 
> install it that way?
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>  
> 
>  
> 
> Thanks,
> 
>  
> 
> Anjan Dave
>  
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