afacli equivalent for 2950 (PERC 5/i)?

Greg Dickie greg at
Fri Jan 19 14:41:32 CST 2007

We use "omconfig storage" for that, assuming you can get OMSA 5


On Fri, 2007-01-19 at 11:34 -0800, Ray Van Dolson wrote:
> I'm trying to set up an automated install environment for the 2950.  One of
> the hurdles is being able to automatically set up the PERC 5/i.  For our
> configuration, all servers will have three disks and they need to be
> configured as three separate virtual disks (so we can have sda, sdb, sdc
> visible from the OS).
> Occasionally these servers are coming off other projects and are preconfigured
> as RAID5 with one virtual disk.
> We typically must manually go into the PERC management utility and set up the
> configuration we want.
> I'm hoping there is a utility similar to afacli (for PERC3) that can be used
> and perhaps called from the %pre portion of our Kickstart script to configure
> everything as we want automatically.
> Couldn't find anything on the 2950's download page however that seemed to fit
> the description.
> Anyone know if this utility exists or have any alternate approaches I could
> try?
> Ray
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