OMSA 5.5 reports incorrect megaraid_sas version
chrisbee at u.washington.edu
Tue Feb 10 20:33:44 CST 2009
That's probably it. I was sure I rebooted, but the logs don't lie, I
didn't reboot. Always check the obvious stuff first. Thanks.
> 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 <mailto:chrisbee at u.washington.edu>> wrote:
> 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.
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