PERC versions from the command line

McDougall, Marshall (FSH) Marshall.McDougall at
Tue Oct 16 10:22:45 CDT 2007

>-----Original Message-----
>From: linux-poweredge-bounces at 
>[mailto:linux-poweredge-bounces at] On Behalf Of Luis Garcia-Vega
>Sent: Tuesday, October 16, 2007 10:14 AM
>To: linux-poweredge at
>Subject: PERC versions from the command line
>Hi everyone,
>Does anyone have a quick way of finding the firmware versions of the
>hard drive controller cards? I know it's possible to use OMSA's web
>interface, or even SNMP, but that would be overkill right now.   Just
>a simple CLI util would to the trick.
>I've poked around the /proc directory, but i didn't find anything
>relevant, and I've searched the software repo, but no luck.
>any suggestions?
>~Luis Garcia

This is from the output of dmesg run from a 2950 running RHEL3u9:

  Vendor: DELL      Model: PERC 5/i          Rev: 1.03
  Type:   Direct-Access                      ANSI SCSI revision: 05


Regards, Marshall

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