By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie Policy , Privacy Policy , and our Terms of Service. You can find help regarding which commands are available from the command line utility by entering the ARCCONF command without additional commands or parameters. Tags for this Thread 3ware , install , raid. Ubuntu Forums Code of Conduct. Firmware and driver upgrade for 3ware Escalade controllers There are two ways to upgrade the controller firmware. Our experts are sharing their knowledge with you. AG for your server products.

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September 2nd, 1. Archttp is statically linked so it will run in virtually all circumstances. The desktop version is not mentioned by 3ware RAID status can be obtained via the mpt-status tool.

You can get help regarding the individual commands by adding the -h or -help flags to the respective command. Before you update the firmware, it is recommended that you: I’m just curious as I have to do it myself pretty soon.


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

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3Ware Eskalad series

Some linux tools are available on a CD ugrade with the controller. The array-info tool can extract the RAID status for cciss devices. I will write more about this later. The ‘sg’ module must be loaded for it to work, the cli program segfaults without it.

Or can I use it like on ?

LinuxRaidForAdmins – Debian Wiki

Furthermore, the following commands are very appropriate for deployment in scripts that will be periodically executed to notify server administrators by email, for example, when there are problems with the status of the RAID arrays. When the systems boots, after the BIOS loads, a message is displayed with the card name and firmware revision. This information can be retrieved by looking into the up Download all attachments as: Results 1 to 8 of 8. Depending on the controller model, the driver is either 3w-xxxx for and X series or 3w-9xxx for and series.


For your card, download and upload it to your server.

The best way to do this is to install the Java management utility for the 3Ware card. Sign up using Email and Password. Driver name Name of the Linux kernel module. Information about how the consistency of RAID arrays controlled by 3ware controllers can be tested can be found in the section referred to in the following article:.

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Also, afacli requires libraries that llnux no longer available in Debian distributions. It works fine with and cards, as well as with the series.

Linux and Hardware RAID: an administrator’s summary

What makes flashing the firmware on the 3Ware “more complicated”? In other languages Deutsch Polski. Thomas-Krenn is a synonym ,inux servers made in Germany. Powered by Trac 1.