collecting RAID info

Paul M. Dyer pmdyer at
Wed Jul 21 16:20:54 CDT 2010

Is megactl/megasasctl available for a WinOS?


----- Original Message -----
From: "Jefferson Ogata" <poweredge at>
To: linux-poweredge at
Sent: Wednesday, July 21, 2010 12:13:59 PM
Subject: Re: collecting RAID info

On 2010-07-21 05:33, Geoff Galitz wrote:
> We have systems with various PERC RAID cards and I would like to be
> able to gather basic data about the RAID configs on our servers
> programmatically.
> In other words, I want to write a script that can report the disk
> drive models, size and the RAID level configuration. This is for
> inventory purposes so I don't need to worry about the runtime state of
> the array.
> I'm ok with perl and shell, so I really just need guidance on what
> interfaces to use to collect the data.

You can use megactl/megasasctl for this. That's pretty much what I wrote
it for.

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