One reason to use 3Ware controllers over the competition: Comments Martijn Saturday, September 29, at Which cron should do automatically. Martijn Saturday, September 29, at Mattias Geniar Monday, October 1, at

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Joel E Salas 5, 11 Go to the ‘bin’ directory now. One reason to use 3Ware controllers over the competition: If you don’t, you’ll get an alert aftwards that the driver could not be installed because it’s not in maintenance mode. Post Your Answer Discard By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you rsxi that you have read our updated terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies. The order should not matter, in my case the hardware controller was inside the server when I installed the drivers.

My name is Mattias Geniar. Sign up using Email and Password. Installations are similar to ESXi 4. The only solution I found was the cron job I mentioned.


Mattias Geniar Monday, October 1, at Seriously, you should have tested that before putting things into produciton. I’d like to strongly encourage you to choose a different RAID controller. And have the result emailed to you.

Loading the 3ware/LSI SE drivers into VMware ESXi

That comment was not helpful. First, enable SSH and upload the.

Will it detect drive failures on the raid? Email Required, but never shown. Post as a guest Name.

In that directory, you’ll find a script called ” vihostupdate. Will you help me share it on social media? Sign up esxxi log in Sign up using Google. This will show up as an alert in the vSphere Client, and can also send out a trap to a listening host. Martijn Saturday, September 29, at Reboot the system and you should be set.

Loading the 3ware/LSI 9650SE drivers into VMware ESXi

Sign up using Facebook. Once it’s open, you should be in the root directory of your vSphere CLI.


ESXi is not the sort of system that essi want to hack together. But you do need to actually test that reality matches the vendor literature.

None of the solutions I found online talked about that either. The controller is not on the compatibility list.

linux – Monitor LSI 3ware raid controller on ESXi – Server Fault

I know we did on our Dell boxes; and yes it does alert ewxi vCenter. However that’s not really ideal. Follow me on Twitter as mattiasgeniar.

For convenience sake, place it under “C: Use it as such:. You can only run the installer on media that is present on the system.