size problem 7.0 amd64 (Dell-PERC 6/i)
Albert.Shih at obspm.fr
Wed Jan 9 06:55:59 PST 2008
I've just try to install FreeBSD 7.0RC1 on my new Dell PowerEdge 2900 with
PERC 6/i with two raid volumes on with 2 disk (2*80Go) and one 6 disk
The first volume (80Go) is perfectly working and the server boot normaly.
But on the second volume I've got
A geometry of 455672/255/63 for mfid1 is incorrect. Using etc...
and when I don't care this message when I create a slice he say there are
DISK Geometry: 455672 cyls/255 heads/63 sectors = 7320370680 sectors (3574399MB)
(The size is correct).
But when I try to create a partition
Disk: mfid1 Partition name: mfid1s1 Free: 3025403321 blocks (1442GB)
and that it's not fine because I lost....2.1 Tb
I cannot see how I can find the correct geometry with the bios of my
server, I try every menu on the bios, raid controlor menu etc... and don't
Anyone known what I can do to have all my space ?
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