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HP has posted an updated driver.

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I’ve moved all disks to better adapter Smart Array P Covered by US Patent. See this post in the HP forums: Microsoft Legacy OS 1.

Upgrading HP Dynamic Smart Array Bi RAID Controller

Rex 7, 3 21 In this case Conrtoller would suggest a migration to a P-Series controller. Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by Enjoy your complimentary solution view. If the tests are unsuccessful, then you’re left with the option of creating a completely new RAID array and rebuilding everything from backups.

Should affect other project instead of the Ubuntu- Certification project. In that controllrr it says “I have read the manual but haven’t seen any information regarding volume expand.

Yo may need to register if you do not have an account: Post as a guest Name. Po-Hsu Lin cypressyew wrote on My understanding may be flawed or out of date I supposeso I would encourage you to confirm or deny this by contacting HP support directly.

Upgrading HP Dynamic Smart Array B120i RAID Controller

It’s more than this solution. HP writes on their website “The drivers for the new network and storage controllers in the servers are integrated in the HP Customized image and are not part of the amart ESXi image that is distributed by VMware”.


The migration options that comment refers to tell you how to migrate the hard drives to a different controller. We would prefer not to use the Linux RAID as a workaround since it requires hp dynamic smart array b120i controller more user intervention and also the fact that we are not making use of the DLs features.

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One of our small offices was in need of a small server to perform certain tasks. Test if you can boot and have all data from both of the 2 arrays. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

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You should be able to migrate the Arrayy on the fly, but I would backup anyway just in case you have any hitches. VMware is very picky. Email me about changes to this bug report. Msmit 1 2 7. Note the drivers aren’t included in the base ESXi – Advisory:

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