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Dell SAS 5/iR Integrated, SAS 5/iR Adapter, SAS 6/iR Adapter, SAS 6/iR Integrated, SAS 6/IR Integrated Blades device driver version 4.00.38.02-3, A03
Dell SAS 5/iR Integrated, SAS 5/iR Adapter, SAS 6/iR Adapter, SAS 6/iR Integrated, SAS 6/IR Integrated Blades device driver for RHEL5 & SLES10 : mptlinux version 4.00.38.02-3.
Release Date 1/12/2010
Importance: Recommended
Version: 4.00.38.02-3,A03

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Description

Dell SAS 5/iR Integrated, SAS 5/iR Adapter, SAS 6/iR Adapter, SAS 6/iR Integrated, SAS 6/IR Integrated Blades device driver for RHEL5 & SLES10 : mptlinux version 4.00.38.02-3.

Level of Importance:Recommended

Dell recommends applying this update during your next scheduled update cycle. The update contains feature enhancements or changes that will help keep your system software current and compatible with other system modules (firmware, BIOS, drivers and software).

Important Information

Both SLES10 and RHEL5 mptlinux device drivers enumerate unconfigured disks ahead of virtual disks regardless of slot ordering. While installing your operating system please pay close attention to which disk is selected by the installer as the target of your installation and which disk is selected as the disk to install the boot loader and MBR onto. For more information and documentation visit http://support.dell.com Installation problems on SATA I drives: SAS Controller require a minimum of SATA II drives. SATA I drives are not supported. Use only SAS or SATA II drives supported by your Dell system.

Compatibility

Systems
PowerEdge 1900
PowerEdge 1950
PowerEdge 1955
PowerEdge 2900
PowerEdge 2950
PowerEdge 2970
PowerEdge 6950
PowerEdge 840
PowerEdge 860
PowerEdge C1100
PowerEdge C1100
PowerEdge M600
PowerEdge M605
PowerEdge M610
PowerEdge M710
PowerEdge M805
PowerEdge M905
PowerEdge R200
PowerEdge R210
PowerEdge R300
PowerEdge R310
PowerEdge R410
PowerEdge R510
PowerEdge R610
PowerEdge R710
PowerEdge R805
PowerEdge R900
PowerEdge R905
PowerEdge SC 440
PowerEdge SC1430
PowerEdge SC1435
PowerEdge T100
PowerEdge T105
PowerEdge T110
PowerEdge T300
PowerEdge T310
PowerEdge T410
PowerEdge T605
PowerEdge T610
PowerEdge T710
PowerVault DL2000
PowerVault DP500
PowerVault DP600
PowerVault NF500
PowerVault NF600
Operating Systems
Suse Linux ES 10
Red Hat Ent Linux 5.2
Red Hat Ent Linux 5
Novell SuSE Linux ES 10

Applies to

  • Dell Device
  • SAS 6/IR Integrated Blades
  • SAS 6/iR Adapter

Fixes & Enhancements

Enhancements: - Updated operating system support list to include: o SLES 10 SP2 o RHEL 5 Update 3 - Packaging Updates o Updated prebuild binary list to RHEL5.3 and SLES10 SP2

Installation instructions

            
The package is a compressed tar file. To extract the components within the tar file un-tar the files: 
tar -xvzf 
The package should contain the following files:
dkms rpm (dkms-.rpm)
driver rpm (mptlinux-.rpm
release notes (*.txt)
source code (mptlinux--src.tgz)
Adding / Updating the SAS Driver to an Existing Linux system
1 Install the DKMS rpm package if needed. Use this command 
rpm -ivh 
2 Install the Driver package. Use this command: rpm -ivh 
3 Verify the driver has been loaded with this system command: modinfo mptsas
and this dkms commands:   dkms status            
        

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