[CentOS] CentOS on Dell Poweredge 2850

Tue Sep 16 19:51:50 UTC 2008
Lunix1618 <lunix1618 at gmail.com>

Ian Forde wrote:
> there underneath the OS.  You also may be able to do it using omconfig
> after installing omsa.  This question really belongs on the Dell Linux
> list though... I can say that I've expanded a RAID5 volume underneath
> Windows quite recently on a 2850 and a 2950 without incident...
Are you sure that? I remember I found an article on Dell support site 
explain that PERC 6/i doesn't support that. At the beginning I only have 
3 hdd, now I get more 3 hdd and after that I figured can not add new hdd 
to existing volume. I am not install Open Manage yet ...will try it soon

PS: sorry all for OT
> Uhh... check the DRAC - you may be able to extend the RAID5 array from
btw, how do you access to DRAC ? i configured IP address for it at 
firmware boot but can not see the interface for it.