madunix madunix at
Wed Feb 17 09:18:00 CST 2010

yes, i did the above, adjusted the bios it can see all drives SAS
146G.... but when i insert dell managment and installatin bootable
v5.4 and  adjust the raid start installation after 50% it ask again
for open mange server administrator  v5.3 when i put the above
requested CD ... it gave rejection.

any help please.

On Tue, Feb 16, 2010 at 11:15 PM, James Bensley <jwbensley at> wrote:
>  Todd LaPittus <todd at> wrote:
>> Sounds like you have a bunch of drives hanging off the controller that
>> aren't part of a volume...
> Indeed, it sounds like you haven't entered the Perc controller BIOS to
> setup your hardware raid first (so your running JBOD in effect).
> Assuming you want a hardware raid you will need to make the raid and
> initialise the disk first. If you want a software raid you may need
> some controller drivers for the Perc controller.
> --
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> James ;)
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