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« on: Tuesday 21 March 2017, 06:58:00 am »


I installed EFW2.5.2 on HP ProLaint DL380 (HP Smart Array 6i), it was working very well. And I was able to upgrade it 3.0.9.

Now I want to upgrade to 3.2.2. And I won't be able to do it with efw-upgrade command.

So, I backed up my settings, and tried to make fresh installation. But I got following error message:

"No usable hard disk could be found.
The installation will be aborted."

I tried to install other Linux (Ubuntu, Suse, Centos) all work fine, and I tried re-install EFW 2.5.2, it works as well. But never work with EFW 3.2.1 and 3.2.2. I think maybe the driver issue, but I don't know how to fix it.

Anybody can give me some help?

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« Reply #1 on: Tuesday 28 March 2017, 11:21:47 pm »

Hi, when booting from the ISO, stop the automatic boot and then you should see "boot:" here enter the following string:

/vmlinuz initrd=/initrd LABEL=boot root=/dev/ram0 console=tty0 hpsa.hpsa_allow_any=1 hpsa.hpsa_simple_mode=1
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« Reply #2 on: Friday 07 April 2017, 05:21:59 am »

unfortunately, tried to enter the hpsa option, even cciss option. None of them works.

I'll keep trying to find the right driver for Smart Array 6i installation on new Linux kernal.
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« Reply #3 on: Tuesday 25 July 2017, 12:47:58 am »

Is there a way to add custom drivers for RAID controller for 3.2.2 community ISO install ?
I'm trying to install 3.2.2 on server with serveRAID 8k controller ?
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