Solved

Ibm raid software for linux compatible for freebsd8

Posted on 2010-08-29
4
733 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-22
wondering if anyone knows if the raid software will work undre freebsd8

IBM ServeRAID-7k (71P8644) SCSI Controller

according to this page there is support for linux red hat and suse

http://www-947.ibm.com/support/entry/portal/docdisplay?lndocid=MIGR-5072186

IBM xSeries 346 ::is the actual server...
0
Comment
Question by:solunatec
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 68

Expert Comment

by:woolmilkporc
ID: 33556525
... and according to this page there are some more supported OS'es, but NOT FreeBSD!
ftp://ftp.software.ibm.com/systems/support/system_x/39y4849l.txt
wmp
0
 

Author Comment

by:solunatec
ID: 33557807
do you know a good book on raid and unix, ::I am a bit confused because for one if its a software type of raid , freebsd has linux emulation so i thought that it would work:: but then again I have a server at work which was already setup with a raid card by HighPoint(Rocket Raid)::this seems to boot up BEFORE the os system...?
0
 
LVL 68

Accepted Solution

by:
woolmilkporc earned 250 total points
ID: 33558679
This contains quite a bunch of links - maybe you can find what you need.
http://www.redbooks.ibm.com/redbooks.nsf/RedbookAbstracts/tips0054.html?Open
 
0
 
LVL 62

Assisted Solution

by:gheist
gheist earned 250 total points
ID: 33574852
RAID is one particular edge of technology. It is same for Linux, OSX or Windows.
If you are really into learning UNIX i would suggest to have a book like:
http://www.admin.com/
And some system in virtual machine like OpenBSD or Debian Or Gentoo (yes yes yes - a torture when installing)
0

Featured Post

On Demand Webinar - Networking for the Cloud Era

This webinar discusses:
-Common barriers companies experience when moving to the cloud
-How SD-WAN changes the way we look at networks
-Best practices customers should employ moving forward with cloud migration
-What happens behind the scenes of SteelConnect’s one-click button

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

SSH (Secure Shell) - Tips and Tricks As you all know SSH(Secure Shell) is a network protocol, which we use to access/transfer files securely between two networked devices. SSH was actually designed as a replacement for insecure protocols that sen…
It’s 2016. Password authentication should be dead — or at least close to dying. But, unfortunately, it has not traversed Quagga stage yet. Using password authentication is like laundering hotel guest linens with a washboard — it’s Passé.
This video shows how to set up a shell script to accept a positional parameter when called, pass that to a SQL script, accept the output from the statement back and then manipulate it in the Shell.
Connecting to an Amazon Linux EC2 Instance from Windows Using PuTTY.
Suggested Courses

623 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question