Debian package only builds binary cciss module. That is, there are some kernels which have overlapping sets of controllers supported by both hpsa and cciss. Post as a guest Name. Server Fault works best with JavaScript enabled. Email Required, but never shown.

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If you would like to run hpsa instead, there is a new module parameter to cciss, “cciss.

Data Drive Interface Type: A description of the project, information about reporting bugs, and the latest version of this page, can be found at https: Last updated Tue Oct 16, latest version is 2. Create a directory and unpack the tarball. Fixed issue where controllers that had no configured volumes did not show up in the OS. No longer spins up idle spare smar.

Ubuntu Manpage: cciss – HP Smart Array block driver

Fixed a bug found by the L1 test suite. Linux kernel drivers 2.

From time cciss time there may be instances in which hardware or driver features are not supported by the cciss driver which comes with your distribution or kernel, because it is too old, or the hardware is too new, etc.

The driver then notifies the SCSI midlayer of these changes.


This script didn’t register HPE’s keys so following this instruction: Post Your Answer Discard By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject cdiss these policies. Disks’s cache aren’t protected by controller’s battery. Fix firmware version not being printed in procfs.

HP supports Linux and provide an opensource kernel driver which has been part of Linux for ages. SCSI error handling for tape drives and medium changers The Linux SCSI midlayer provides an error-handling protocol that is initiated whenever a SCSI smagt fails to complete within a certain amount of time which can vary depending on the command.

Fixed sysfs link issue. The hpsa driver has the ability to claim unknown Smart Arrays, however this is turned off by default so that it does not try to claim older controllers meant to be smarr by the cciss driver. The only disk devices that are presented to the kernel are logical drives that the array controller constructs from regions on the physical drives.

To enable this feature of hpsa, the module parameter hpsa. There may be other software designed to work with cciss e.

HP/Compaq SmartArray series

Your distribution may differ. The current list of controllers that are supported by cciss only: It is important for the driver to prevent the kernel from accessing the physical drives directly, since these drives are used by the array controller to construct the logical drives.


It also handle unexpected output changes and reminders until the status is fine again.

Removed unneeded lock in sysfs code. Change to this directory, and execute: This feature has been removed, as any Smart Arrays not known to cciss are now presumed to be claimed by the hpsa driver.

Ccis “out of memory” error introduced in the 2. By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you acknowledge 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.

SmartArray – HWraid

There are newer versions. Debian package only builds binary cciss module. Here is an example:. Press enter to display it In these instances you may wish to try the source Conhroller or tarballs provided here.