OMSA 5.5 reports incorrect megaraid_sas version

Bryan bryan.madhatter at gmail.com
Sat Feb 7 21:36:52 CST 2009


If you haven't rebooted, the system probably hasn't loaded the new initrd
and driver yet.

On Sat, Feb 7, 2009 at 5:18 PM, Chris Berthiaume
<chrisbee at u.washington.edu>wrote:

> Hello,
>
> I recently updated OMSA to 5.5 on my CentOS 4.7 PE2950.  At the same
> time I upgraded the Perc5/e Perc5/i firmware to 5.2.2-0076.  OMSA
> produced a helpful alert about the megaraid_sas driver version being
> below the minimum required by this new firmware, so I went and did a
> 'yum update megaraid_sas' from the Dell Linux repository.  The driver
> package installed ok, and modinfo indicates that the latest version is
> being used (3.21), but OMSA still reports the older 3.18 version.  As a
> result I get a controller state of "degraded" and spurious alerts appear
> my logs.  Is there a way to get OMSA to udpate the controller driver
> version number?  Relevant output is below.
>
> Thanks,
> Chris
>
> $ /sbin/modinfo megaraid_sas
> filename:
>
> /lib/modules/2.6.9-78.0.13.ELsmp/kernel/drivers/scsi/megaraid/megaraid_sas.ko
> description:    LSI Logic MegaRAID SAS Driver
> author:         megaraidlinux at lsi.com
> version:        00.00.03.21 DC53433039C560BD16E5CF0
> license:        GPL
> parm:           poll_mode_io:Complete cmds from IO path, (default=0)
> parm:           cmd_per_lun:Maximum number of commands per logical unit
> (default=128)
> parm:           max_sectors:Maximum number of sectors per IO command
> parm:           fast_load:megasas: Faster loading of the driver, skips
> physical devices! (default=0)
> alias:          pci:v00001028d00000015sv*sd*bc*sc*i*
> alias:          pci:v00001000d00000413sv*sd*bc*sc*i*
> alias:          pci:v00001000d0000007Csv*sd*bc*sc*i*
> alias:          pci:v00001000d00000060sv*sd*bc*sc*i*
> alias:          pci:v00001000d00000411sv*sd*bc*sc*i*
> depends:        scsi_mod
> vermagic:       2.6.9-78.0.13.ELsmp SMP gcc-3.4
>
> $ uname -r
> 2.6.9-78.0.13.ELsmp
>
> $ omreport storage controller
> List of Controllers in the system
>
> Controllers
> ID                                            : 0
> Status                                        : Non-Critical
> Name                                          : PERC 5/i Integrated
> Slot ID                                       : Embedded
> State                                         : Degraded
> Firmware Version                              : 5.2.2-0072
> Minimum Required Firmware Version             : Not Applicable
> Driver Version                                : 00.00.03.18-rh2
>
> Minimum Required Driver Version               : 00.00.03.20
> Number of Connectors                          : 2
> Rebuild Rate                                  : 30%
> BGI Rate                                      : 30%
> Check Consistency Rate                        : 30%
> Reconstruct Rate                              : 30%
> Alarm State                                   : Not Applicable
> Cluster Mode                                  : Not Applicable
> SCSI Initiator ID                             : Not Applicable
> Cache Memory Size                             : 256 MB
> Patrol Read Mode                              : Auto
> Patrol Read State                             : Stopped
> Patrol Read Rate                              : 30%
> Patrol Read Iterations                        : 60
> Abort check consistency on error              : Not Applicable
> Allow Revertible Hot Spare and Replace Member : Not Applicable
> Auto replace member on predictive failure     : Not Applicable
> Load balance                                  : Not Applicable
>
> ID                                            : 1
> Status                                        : Non-Critical
> Name                                          : PERC 5/E Adapter
> Slot ID                                       : PCI Slot 2
> State                                         : Degraded
> Firmware Version                              : 5.2.2-0076
> Minimum Required Firmware Version             : Not Applicable
> Driver Version                                : 00.00.03.18-rh2
>
> Minimum Required Driver Version               : 00.00.03.20
> Number of Connectors                          : 2
> Rebuild Rate                                  : 30%
> BGI Rate                                      : 30%
> Check Consistency Rate                        : 30%
> Reconstruct Rate                              : 30%
> Alarm State                                   : Enabled
> Cluster Mode                                  : Not Applicable
> SCSI Initiator ID                             : Not Applicable
> Cache Memory Size                             : 256 MB
> Patrol Read Mode                              : Auto
> Patrol Read State                             : Stopped
> Patrol Read Rate                              : 30%
> Patrol Read Iterations                        : 54
> Abort check consistency on error              : Not Applicable
> Allow Revertible Hot Spare and Replace Member : Not Applicable
> Auto replace member on predictive failure     : Not Applicable
> Load balance                                  : Not Applicable
>
> ID                                            : 2
> Status                                        : Ok
> Name                                          : SAS 5/E
> Slot ID                                       : PCI Slot 1
> State                                         : Ready
> Firmware Version                              : 00.10.51.00.06.12.05.00
> Minimum Required Firmware Version             : Not Applicable
> Driver Version                                : 3.12.19.00rh
> Minimum Required Driver Version               : Not Applicable
> Number of Connectors                          : 2
> Rebuild Rate                                  : Not Applicable
> BGI Rate                                      : Not Applicable
> Check Consistency Rate                        : Not Applicable
> Reconstruct Rate                              : Not Applicable
> Alarm State                                   : Not Applicable
> Cluster Mode                                  : Not Applicable
> SCSI Initiator ID                             : Not Applicable
> Cache Memory Size                             : Not Applicable
> Patrol Read Mode                              : Not Applicable
> Patrol Read State                             : Not Applicable
> Patrol Read Rate                              : Not Applicable
> Patrol Read Iterations                        : Not Applicable
> Abort check consistency on error              : Not Applicable
> Allow Revertible Hot Spare and Replace Member : Not Applicable
> Auto replace member on predictive failure     : Not Applicable
> Load balance                                  : Not Applicable
>
>
> --
> Chris Berthiaume
> Center for Environmental Genomics
> University of Washington
> Seattle, WA 98105
> 206-221-7172
>
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