I recently installed a SAS controller (LSI-9207-8i pcie) into my new to me Lenovo Thincentre m92p. While doing so, I experienced 3 long and one short beeps from the POST. That’s supposedly a mem issue. I had 32 GB installed, so I removed one 8GB stick and the machine booted fine... with 24 GB...
Hi fellow FreeBSDers,
I am trying to use an external LTO-4 tape drive, connected to a HP Smart Array P212 HBA via external SAS cable.
HBA bios initialization is showing a detected drive without any issues.
I can see the drive when using Windows, run diagnostics via Quantum software, etc...
I've re-purposed an old HP X1600 storage server to be used as an archive file server. It has an HP SmartArray P420 in HBA mode and a 12 drive SAS backplane. The drives are 1 TB Western Digital RAID edition disks. As part of making this server suitable again I've started zero'ing all the hard...
OS: FreeBSD 10.3
SAS HBA: LSI 9201-16e
SAS HBA FW/DRIVER: P19
DISK ENCLOSURE: Supermicro SC847E16-RJBOD1
CAPACITY-DISKS: Seagate ST6000NM024 6TB
FAST-DISKS: Samsung 850 Pro MZ-7KE1TOBW 1TB
I'm having an issue with my FreeBSD build for our homebrew NAS solution here at...
Hello,who can explain what is meaning "Non-medium error" in this output. I think my hard disks have some problems.
root@nshost2:/home/david # smartctl -a -d cciss,0 /dev/ciss0
smartctl 6.5 2016-05-07 r4318 [FreeBSD 10.3-RELEASE-p4 amd64] (local build)
Copyright (C) 2002-16, Bruce Allen...
tl;dr - Works, but only four ports / one SFF-8087 connector currently recognized
I recently picked up a used/refurb Fujitsu D2607-A11 SAS HBA to go in a "new" server build, and didn't find many posts about successfully flashing the LSI IT firmware to that card, let alone using it with FreeBSD...