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Install Solairs RAID drivers

Install Solairs RAID drivers

Install Solairs RAID drivers

(OP)
I have Solaris 10 installed on a Dell PowerEdge 2850 with the PERC controller.  The 6 disks are configured as 2 virtual drives - 2 drives mirrored as the boot and the remaining 4 as a RAID 5 array.  Everything installed fine except disk I/O is horribly slow.  After reading the HCL, it seems that there is a driver specifically for the PERC 4 card, but it is a floppy image and needs to be installed during OS install.  Is there anyway I can install this driver without having to go through this floppy image proceudre?

I would rather not do it that way becuase I have already installed the OS and I don't have a floppy (they still make those things?)

Any adivce would be apprecieated!


Thanks

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Allan D. Reed
http://www.linkedin.com/in/adreed
 

RE: Install Solairs RAID drivers

(OP)
Does anyone know where I can download the driver?  When I click the link I have to go through Oracle My Support.

I don't need anything but the driver.  Can someone post for me?


 

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Allan D. Reed
http://www.linkedin.com/in/adreed
 

RE: Install Solairs RAID drivers

Hi artfulbodger,

You  can open case with DELL to get the driver information. You can open case with dell by using DELL website.
  

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