Thomas Rooney wrote:
> I just got a new Dell Power Edge 840 and I just tried to install Ubuntu
> all went well till the time came to partition the hard drives, none
> where found.
Is it one of these or similar?
$ cat /proc/scsi/mptsas/0
ioc0: LSISAS1068, FwRev=00063200h, Ports=1, MaxQ=511
There's a kernel bug that prevents the hardware RAID partitions
being discovered. I configured it as JBOD or whatever and the disks show
up, and then used software RAID. Doesn't hugely matter as it's not
a super duper RAID card or anything.
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