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Huawei V2 and V3 Server RAID Controller Card User Guide 36

This document describes the appearances and features of the redundant array of independent disks (RAID) controller cards, how to configure properties for the RAID controller cards, and how to install drivers. The RAID controller cards include the LSI SAS2208, LSI SAS2308, LSI SAS3008, LSI SAS3108, LSI SoftRAID, PM8060, and PM8068.
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Controller Management Screen

Controller Management Screen

Figure 6-90 shows the screen. Table 6-27 describes the operations on the screen.

Figure 6-90 Controller Management screen

Table 6-27 Operations

Operation

Description

View Controller Properties

Displays LSI SAS3008IR properties.

Change Controller Properties

Changes LSI SAS3008IR properties.

Create Configuration

Creates and manages RAID arrays.

Clear Configuration

Deletes the existing configuration.

Manage Foreign Configuration

Manages foreign configurations.

This operation is displayed only when the LSI SAS3008IR has foreign configurations.

Save Controller Events

Saves the LSI SAS3008IR logs.

View Controller Properties Screen

This screen shows the LSI SAS3008IR controller properties.

Screen Overview

Figure 6-91 shows the screen. Table 6-28 describes the parameters on the screen.

Figure 6-91 Controller Properties screen

Table 6-28 Parameter description

Parameter

Description

Chip Name

Name of the controller.

Chip Version

Version information of the controller.

PCI ID

PCI address of the controller. Format: bus number:device number:function number

PCI Slot Number

PCI slot number of the controller.

  • For KunLun 9016, the value ranges from 0 to 3.
    • 0: primary enclosure of SCE 1.
    • 1: secondary enclosure of SCE 1.
    • 2: primary enclosure of SCE 2.
    • 3: secondary enclosure of SCE 2.
  • For KunLun 9032, the value ranges from 0 to 7.
    • 0: primary enclosure of SCE 1.
    • 1: secondary enclosure of SCE 1.
    • 2: primary enclosure of SCE 2.
    • 3: secondary enclosure of SCE 2.
    • 4: primary enclosure of SCE 3.
    • 5: secondary enclosure of SCE 3.
    • 6: primary enclosure of SCE 4.
    • 7: secondary enclosure of SCE 4.

Host Interface

Interface type of the controller.

Physical Disk Count

Number of physical drives mounted to the controller.

Virtual Disk Count

Number of virtual drives mounted to the controller.

Firmware Type

Firmware type of the controller.

Firmware Version

Firmware version of the controller.

Default NVData Version

Version of default NVData.

Persistent NVData Version

Version of persistent NVData.

Change Controller Properties

If the OS has insufficient processing capability, you can use this screen to set the resource usage rate of RAID rebuild.

Screen Overview

Figure 6-92 shows the screen.

Figure 6-92 Change Controller Properties

Changing the Resource Usage Rate of Rebuild

  1. Press Enter to view the usage rate list.
  2. Use and to select a usage and press Enter.
  3. Use and to select Apply Changes and press Enter.

    The message "changes were applied" is displayed.

Create Configuration Screen

This screen allows you to create a RAID array.

Screen Overview

Figure 6-93 shows the screen.

Figure 6-93 Create Configuration screen

Creating a RAID Array

Select a RAID level.

  1. Use and to select Select RAID Level and press Enter.

    The list of configurable RAID levels is displayed, as shown in Figure 6-94.

    Figure 6-94 Selecting a RAID level

  2. Select a RAID level and press Enter.
  3. Select member drives.

    1. Use and to select Select Physical Disks and press Enter.

      The hard drive selection screen is displayed, as shown in Figure 6-95. Table 6-29 describes the parameters on the screen.

      Figure 6-95 Selecting hard drives
      Table 6-29 Parameter description

      Parameter

      Description

      Selected RAID Level

      Displays a selected RAID level.

      Select Interface Type

      Selects an interface type. If the controller card controls hard drives of different interface types, you can use this parameter to filter the hard drives.

      Select Media Type

      Selects a hard drive type. If the controller card controls hard drives of different capacities, you can use this parameter to filter the hard drives.

      0:2:0 SAS HDD-512b 279GB

      Indicates a selectable hard drive.

      Check All

      Selects all listed hard drives.

      Uncheck All

      Deselects all hard drives.

    2. Select member drives by referring to Table 6-29.

  4. Save the settings.

    1. Use and to select Apply Changes and press Enter.

      A confirmation screen is displayed, as shown in Figure 6-96.

      Figure 6-96 Confirmation screen
    2. Use and to select Confirm and press Enter.
    3. Select Enabled and press Enter.
    4. Use and to select Yes and press Enter.

      The message "Operation completed successfully" is displayed.

    5. Press Enter.

      The configuration is complete.

Clear Configuration Screen

This screen allows you to delete all existing RAID configurations.

Deleting a RAID Configuration

  1. On the Controller Management screen, use and to select Clear Configuration and press Enter.

    A confirmation screen is displayed, as shown in Figure 6-97.

    Figure 6-97 Confirmation screen

  2. Use and to select Confirm and press Enter.
  3. Select Enabled and press Enter.
  4. Use and to select Yes and press Enter.

    The message "Operation completed successfully" is displayed.

  5. Press Enter.

    The configuration is complete.

Manage Foreign Configuration Screen

This screen allows you to view, import, and delete foreign configurations.

Screen Overview

Figure 6-98 shows the screen. Table 6-30 describes the parameters on the screen.

Figure 6-98 Manage Foreign Configuration screen

Table 6-30 Parameter description

Parameter

Description

Select Foreign Configuration

Selects a foreign configuration.

View Foreign Configuration

Displays details about a foreign configuration.

Clear Foreign Configuration

Deletes a foreign configuration.

Importing a Foreign Configuration

  1. On the screen shown in Figure 6-98, select View Foreign Configuration and press Enter.

    Figure 6-99 shows the screen. Table 6-31 describes the parameters on the screen.

    Figure 6-99 View Foreign Configuration

    Table 6-31 Parameter description

    Parameter

    Description

    Selected Foreign Configuration

    Selects a foreign configuration.

    Import Foreign Configuration

    Imports a foreign configuration.

    Clear Foreign Configuration

    Deletes a foreign configuration.

    Last Known Volume State

    Last known status of a foreign configuration.

    The foreign configuration cannot be imported if this parameter is missing.

  2. Use and to select Import Foreign Configuration and press Enter.

    A confirmation screen is displayed, as shown in Figure 6-100.

    Figure 6-100 Confirming the operation

  3. Press Enter.
  4. Select Enabled and press Enter.
  5. Use and to select Yes and press Enter.

    The message "Operation completed successfully" is displayed.

  6. Press Enter.

    The configuration is complete.

Deleting a Foreign Configuration

  1. Use and to select Clear Foreign Configuration and press Enter.

    A confirmation screen is displayed.

  2. Press Enter.
  3. Select Enabled and press Enter.
  4. Use and to select Yes and press Enter.

    The message "Operation completed successfully" is displayed.

  5. Press Enter.

    The configuration is complete.

Save Controller Events Screen

This screen allows you to save controller event logs.

Screen Overview

Figure 6-101 shows the screen. Table 6-32 describes the parameters on the screen.

Figure 6-101 Save Controller Events screen

Table 6-32 Parameter description

Parameter

Description

Available File Systems

Displays available file systems.

Available Directories

Displays available file directories.

Enter File Name

Allows users to enter a file name.

NOTE:

The event log file is in the .bin format.

Saving Event Logs

  1. Set the file system, file directory, and file name described in Table 6-32.
  2. Use and to select Yes and press Enter.

    The message "Operation completed successfully" is displayed.

  3. Press Enter.

    The configuration is complete.

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