[CentOS] CentOS 5.x and HP ACU CLI

Wed Mar 12 21:50:42 UTC 2014
John R Pierce <pierce at hogranch.com>

On 3/12/2014 2:21 PM, m.roth at 5-cent.us wrote:
> Hang on - here's something you might be interested in: I just rebuilt a
> DL380 G5 from XP Server (!) to CentOS 6.5. After I installed hpacucli, and
> tried to configure the attached RAID box... and*boy*  was that screwed up.
> I have 25 drives in the RAID box. But hpacucli showed me drives in bays
> 9-17*twice*, then the rest as singletons. I rebooted, and used the
> firmware, and it reported the same thing, meaning there's crap in that
> thar code. However, I was able to configure it the way we wanted - 24
> drives RAID 6, one hot spare, because in the firmware, it offers the
> drives with check boxes, so regardless of what where it*says*  they are, I
> could check what I wanted, and that worked correctly.

are you using non-HP drives?   is this dual ported SAS with SAS 
drives?   or what?

john r pierce                                      37N 122W
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