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Monitor Dell PERC Raid Array on Linux?

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Is there a Linux command line app that shows the status of a Dell PERC RAID array?

Thanks,

http://www.t1shopper.com/

PS. CentOS 5.x on PowerEdge 2900
http://www.dell.com/support/drivers/us/en/555/DriversHome/NeedProductSelection
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I think you want Dell Open Manage for Linux: http://linux.dell.com/wiki/index.php/OpenManage_command_line_interface
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by:Geoff Millikan
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Yup, that looks like it, installing now...

http://linux.dell.com/repo/hardware/latest/
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Thoughts on why it's not showing the PERC 5/i RAID array?

$ /opt/dell/srvadmin/bin/omreport storage controller
No controllers found
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by:Geoff Millikan
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Nevermind, from the bottom of the manual:


To start the services needed for the OpenManage command line tools to work, issue

/usr/bin/srvadmin-services.sh start
or
/opt/dell/srvadmin/sbin/srvadmin-services.sh start
To start the services needed for the OpenManage command line tools to work, issue

/usr/bin/srvadmin-services.sh start

or

/opt/dell/srvadmin/sbin/srvadmin-services.sh start

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