I’m trying to identify clearly which disk needs replacing in a RAID1 array. I’ve googled all over the place and found a few different drivers for RHEL5 for it.. It’s a rare thing that a factory will set up the controller and drives in a way that suits your needs. Next we found a new floppy diske driver image at LSI’s homepage http: Brandon On Wed, Mar 16, at 8:

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Cfggen configuration utility for lsi basic or integrated. This sounds a bit strange and I wonder what such config could be Sign up or log in Sign up using Google.

I can’t see that option and as the drives are internal and not hot-swappable from what I remember so there aren’t external status lights as on say the PERC controllers. I have been trying to install CentOS 5. AndyN 1, 10 On Wed, Mar 9, at 7: Some controllers want to map arrays to volumes and present the volumes to the OS instead of drives, so you have to go through the motions of assigning the resources to volumes and initializing them even if you only want one disk in the array or volume.

[CentOS] CentOS does not recognise SAS drives with LSI E Controller – Grokbase

The utility hides them so that you cannot include the same disk twice in a volume. By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policyand our Terms of Service. Initial raid configuration is performed via the lsi webbios utility.


Hi, i have a supermicro x8st3f with a lsi e and sas drives. Friend bragging cehtos 10 year old car with really low mileag [ Automotive ] lxi IowaCowboy Great, which driver did you use and where can I get it Should this controller be supported by CentOS5.

Installation with LSIsase RAID 1 – CentOS

Brano MVM Jun When opening up the machine how do I know for sure which disk this is? Billy Huddleston wrote on Fri, 27 Nov Peter Peltonen Hi, I am pretty sure this was done already as that was what I had been told, and I remember seeing cemtos the screen during the bootup messages about the drives being initialized and RAID5 working ok.

Post as a guest Name. I don’t have the exact same model as yours which appears to be a e.

cenntos Kai Schaetzl The download is quite large and you will notice that there is a dkms rpm in it, amongst a lot of other stuff. The lack of barrier support is mitigated by the battery backed write-back cache, as far as volatility is concerned, though barriers also preserve ordering which BBWBC doesn’t guarantee, though advanced RAID controllers should support FUA forced unit access which allows properly written scsi subsystems to preserve ordering.


I’m trying to identify clearly which disk needs replacing in a RAID1 array. Brano MVM Jun 9: So I assume the controller is not supported and I need a binary driver for it.

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It may 10068e that the array wasn’t defined properly or was offlined. Peter peltonen the vendor who built the server confirmed that the controller card should be lsi e.

The first screen of the utility appears after a short delay. Dear Comcast, I won’t use your email service On Thu, Mar 10, at 6: You have dentos pretty high chance of things being stable for a very long time and the kinks being out. Which is why myself and others are mentioning configuring the drives within the controller’s bios. Thanks, Billy Tait Clarridge wrote: Tait Clarridge Probably for compliance, might as well give it a try if you can Sign up using Email and Password.

I thought there were also problems in layers like lvm that keep the OS from cwntos exactly what happened.