Dell PowerEdge 1950: MPT0 doesn't recogniz hard drive > 2TB
ohartman at zedat.fu-berlin.de
Thu Jun 30 07:13:45 UTC 2011
On 06/29/11 15:57, Joshua Boyd wrote:
> 2011/6/29 O. Hartmann <ohartman at zedat.fu-berlin.de
> <mailto:ohartman at zedat.fu-berlin.de>>
> a) Is this an issue of FreeBSD 8.2-STABLE or is it a firmware/BIOS
> issue which can be solved?
> Hi Oliver,
> Neither, unfortunately. The 1068E based cards do not support drives over
> 2TB. See here:
> Joshua Boyd
> E-mail: boydjd at jbip.net <mailto:boydjd at jbip.net>
Thanks for the fast response.
Yes, you're right. I revealed by several postings in the net that the
controller in question is not capable of handling disks > 2TB. It's a pitty.
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