Monitor Dell PERC Raid Array on Linux?

Posted on 2012-04-09
Last Modified: 2016-12-08
Is there a Linux command line app that shows the status of a Dell PERC RAID array?


PS. CentOS 5.x on PowerEdge 2900
Question by:Geoff Millikan
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Elixis earned 500 total points
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I think you want Dell Open Manage for Linux:

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by:Geoff Millikan
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Yup, that looks like it, installing now...

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by:Geoff Millikan
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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
ID: 37824420
Nevermind, from the bottom of the manual:

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

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

/usr/bin/ start


/opt/dell/srvadmin/sbin/ start

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