ServeRAID-7e SATA HostRAID
Device Driver / Host Bus Adapter
IBM
03 Jun 2005
81075

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 9 for AMD64® & Intel® EM64T®     Service Pack 1 for SUSE® SLES 9

Product Description
ServeRAID-7e uses integrated ICH(Sata) controller to enable Raid-0, Raid-1 configurations without requiring the use of an additional adapter.

Primary Driver File(s):
File Name: aarich.koFile Version: 4.0.53
File Date: 22-Apr-2005File Size: 482482
File URL: www.adaptec.com/ibm/downloads

Driver Support File(s)

Host Bus Adapter(s)
Product NameServeRAID-7e SATA HostRAID
Version:v 4.0.53
Interface:Serial ATA (SATA)
Chipset:Integrated ICH5
BIOS:2.2-12 2109
Firmware:2.2-12 2109
Channels:2

Tested Configuration:
CD/DVD:IBM  HL-DT-ST CD-ROM GCR-8482B , Interface: ATAPI
Hard Disk Drive:2 Seagate®  ST380013 AS , Firmware: 3.05 , Interface: Serial ATA (SATA)
System:IBM  IBM eServer xSeries 206 Model 8482-1MU , Interface: Serial ATA (SATA) , Bus Type: 64-bit PCI-X/133 MHz Hot Plug , Memory: 512 MB
Test Kit:System Test Kit 4.0.24

Config Notes
SLES 9 - SP1: aarich is a driver update. Refer to the following url: www.adaptec.com/ibm/downloads
SLES 9 - SP1: Only SATA RAID-1 functionality of integrated controller tested during certification.
SLES 9 - SP1: To allow aarich raid driver to override the embedded sata driver; install using the following boot parameter: 'brokenmodules=ata_piix'


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