[Gllug] HP Smart array P400 (SAS)

Yashpal Nagar yash at linux-delhi.org
Tue Feb 20 13:27:23 UTC 2007

Russell Howe wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 13, 2007 at 10:31:28PM +0000, Yashpal Nagar wrote:
>> Hello All
>> I came across a two HP DL580 G4 boxes with a smart array P400 controller 
>> (SAS) card.
> Check HP's site for firmware updates for this and the P800 (but not the
> P600, curiously) - they recently issued a critical update notice which
> could lead to miscompares when doing RAID operations (IIRC it checks
> for consistency whilst drives are idle or something, and whilst
> checking can corrupt data - they're not called smart for nothing!).
> See HP's advisory for full details (sorry, haven't got a link to hand)

Finally i have found the SLES 9.0 SP3 has got the drivers for SAS raid 
cards, which i downloaded and worked painlessly.

Thanks for all, those who reply and helped!!


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