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Dell PERC 5/E Adapter, PERC 5/i Integrated, PERC 5/i Adapter, PERC 6/E Adapter, PERC 6/i Integrated, CERC 6/i Integrated, PERC 6/i Adapter, PERC 6/i Integrated Blade Device Driver
This package provides the driver for Dell PERC 5/E Adapter, PERC 5/i Integrated, PERC 5/i Adapter, PERC 6/E Adapter, PERC 6/i Integrated, CERC 6/i Integrated, PERC 6/i Adapter, PERC 6/i Integrated Blade devices and is supported on the PowerEdge family of products running RHEL 5.5 and SLES10SP3. For RHEL 6 and SLES11 SP1, use the native driver. Note: Newer releases of the above operating system(s) should use the native "in-box" driver version
Release Date 12/1/2010
Importance: Recommended
Version: 00.00.04.31.2-1,A12

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Description

This package provides the driver for Dell PERC 5/E Adapter, PERC 5/i Integrated, PERC 5/i Adapter, PERC 6/E Adapter, PERC 6/i Integrated, CERC 6/i Integrated, PERC 6/i Adapter, PERC 6/i Integrated Blade devices and is supported on the PowerEdge family of products running RHEL 5.5 and SLES10SP3. For RHEL 6 and SLES11 SP1, use the native driver. Note: Newer releases of the above operating system(s) should use the native "in-box" driver version

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).

Compatibility

Systems
PowerEdge 1850
PowerEdge 1900
PowerEdge 1950
PowerEdge 2850
PowerEdge 2900
PowerEdge 2950
PowerEdge 2970
PowerEdge 6800
PowerEdge 6850
PowerEdge 6950
PowerEdge 840
PowerEdge 860
PowerEdge C1100
PowerEdge M600
PowerEdge M605
PowerEdge M610
PowerEdge M610x
PowerEdge M710
PowerEdge M805
PowerEdge M905
PowerEdge M910
PowerEdge R200
PowerEdge R210
PowerEdge R300
PowerEdge R310
PowerEdge R410
PowerEdge R510
PowerEdge R610
PowerEdge R710
PowerEdge R805
PowerEdge R810
PowerEdge R900
PowerEdge R905
PowerEdge R910
PowerEdge SC1430
PowerEdge T300
PowerEdge T310
PowerEdge T410
PowerEdge T605
PowerEdge T610
PowerEdge T710
PowerVault DL2000
PowerVault DL2100
PowerVault DP100
PowerVault DP500
PowerVault DP600
PowerVault NF100
PowerVault NF500
PowerVault NF600
PowerVault NX1950
PowerVault NX300
PowerVault NX3000
Operating Systems
Red Hat Ent Linux 5

Applies to

  • Dell Device
  • DOC,USER,SAS,PERC6/I,ENG
  • DOC,USER,SAS,PERC6/I,FR
  • DOC,USER,SAS,PERC6/I,GER
  • DOC,USER,SAS,PERC6/I,JPN
  • DOC,USER,SAS,PERC6/I,KOR
  • DOC,USER,SAS,PERC6/I,RUS
  • DOC,USER,SAS,PERC6/I,SCHI
  • DOC,USER,SAS,PERC6/I,SPN
  • DOC,USER,SAS,PERC6/I,TCHI
  • PERC 5/i Adapter
  • PERC 6/E Adapter
  • PERC 6/i Adapter

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes - Resolved an issue where no VD rescan was occurring when PD states change from online to offline and back to online. - Resolved an issue where firmware may hang when rebooting after performing a reconstruction operation. Enhancements: - Added support for IEEE scatter gather lists for improved performance.

Installation instructions

            
Installation Instructions

Driver Package
The driver package is a compressed tar file.
1) To extract the components within the tar file, un-tar the files: 
tar -xvzf R282637-megaraid_sas-00.00.04.31.2-1.tar.gz
2) Extracted files should contain the following:
dkms rpm dkms-2.0.22.0-1.noarch.rpm
driver rpm megaraid_sas-v00.00.04.31.2.noarch.rpm
source code megaraid_sas-v00.00.04.31.2-src.tgz

Adding or Updating the Driver on a System.
1) Install the DKMS rpm package if needed. Use this command:
2) rpm -ivhdkms-2.0.22.0-1.noarch.rpm NOTE: Use rpm -Uvh dkms-2.0.22.0-1.noarch.rpm when updating an existing package.
3) Install the Driver package. Use this command
4) rpm -Uvh megaraid_sas-v00.00.04.31.2.noarch.rpm
5) Verify the driver has been loaded with this system command:
modinfo megaraid_sas
and this dkms command:
dkms status            
        

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