It works fine with and cards, as well as with the series. Powered by Trac 1. However it use an awfull InstallShield installer which should be avoided in any case. You can get help regarding the individual commands by adding the -h or -help flags to the respective command. Is the source for a command line interface tool available for adding and removing disks from the RAID set?

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I agree with Pier that the HP ones are pretty great, as are the Adaptec ones.

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The SE is running well. Looking for quality servers? Download all attachments as: For example, when disks are failing intermittent, you can still boot your machine from a broken disk. It show all needed informations in just one command.

Notably this driver uses the kernel scsi subsystem rather than implementing its own block device.

Linux and Hardware RAID: an administrator’s summary

This information is exceptionally important for the undisrupted operation of a server system and should be requested periodically. Originally Posted by lonejack. Aaron Tate 1, 5 9. The time now is October 4th, linix.


Or, because RAID metadata is often stored at the end of the disk, you can just mount -o ro. Your feedback is welcome Printable version. The 3ware card for some reason doesn’t display a message when the 3ware bios is loading to press ALT-3 to enter the 3ware linud to configure the attached drives I do not see anything in the log that looks like the drives are discovered.

September 5th, 3. With tw-cli, use the “update” feature:.

[ubuntu] Adding 3Ware SE – Drives not seen by OS

Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. There are Debian packages of both tools available from http: From 3dm2, click on Management tab and choose Controller Settings. My objective is to get this card working with Ubuntu, have the drives recognized by Ubuntu, and ultimately configure 4 drives attached to the 3ware card in Linix 5 [hardware raid, not “fake raid”].

It doesn’t need a setup to start but with ubuntu desktop 8. RAID status can be obtained via the mpt-status tool.

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Is the source for a command line interface tool available for adding and removing disks from the RAID set? Some tools and drivers are available from the vendor. This file does not contain the RAID status. If the name changes between kernel versions, remember to include information in the detailed information section.

Hosting sponsored by http: Just to add some infos, this was exactly the card i had: Results 1 to 8 of 8. Have a look at Thomas-Krenn.

Below is information on the old afacli tool Dell also provides some admin tools in binary form. Never had problems, great performance, fair linux manageability.

As long as you have decent SATA controllers it will work fine or one can say perfect.