[CentOS] megaraid/PERC

Wed Nov 30 14:53:03 UTC 2011
m.roth at 5-cent.us <m.roth at 5-cent.us>

Ross Walker wrote:
> On Nov 29, 2011, at 3:35 PM, m.roth at 5-cent.us wrote:
>> I've got two drives from a now-dead server, they were RAIDed, a mirror,
>> I'd assume. I need to see if there's anything on them I need to transfer
>> to the replacement, so I just shoved them into another Dell server, with
>> a PERC 5 controller - I think that's what the dead one had. I fired up
>> MegaRAID storage manager... but can't see any way to tell it to recreate
>> that RAID. Anyone done this?
> Probably old news now, but in the PERC card's BIOS you want to import
> foreign config, save it and restart.

No, it's not old news - thanks! Btw, do you know if it's even possible to
do that via the MSM gui? I don't see anything like that in the menus.