After about 10 minutes, I exited ImageWriter. An updated aacraid driver is also necessary. So I tested another one. Use the file, aacraid. Our experts are sharing their knowledge with you.

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Some time ago, we changed the hardware of our VM server. After following the prompts in the ESXi installer adapptec a while, I got to the point where it detects the hard drives in the system. The following instructions refer to ESXi 4. Have a technical question? The drivers are adaphec, and show installed Since the end of Aprilthe option of monitoring the state of an Adaptec RAID controller from an ESXi system has been available through the remote arcconf command line utility.

This page was last modified on 10 Marchat We tried to create an image for version 6 We used the free version of ESXi with all its limitations A problem was that the documentation references an “offline software depot”. You will see a message if the Image Builder snap-in is already installed. Not right, because it’s also possible to use an online depot.


Get-EsxImageProfile You should see a display like this: Ah I had a quick look and couldn’t see it but on mobile so didn’t look hard! Have a look at Thomas-Krenn. We assemble and deliver in Europe within 24 hours.

So I tested another one. Did you install the adaptec 5. Leave a Reply Cancel Reply.

Install ESXi 5 on Adaptec E Raid – Designer Visuals

I spent 2 days just to figure this out to get my E to work with ESXi 6. Download Microsoft PowerShell and Microsoft.

Add the scsi-aacraid ezxi package to the new image profile: Lets go look in the Adaptec installation guide, which came on the accompanying CD in the Adaptec box.

I did ensure that the hardware was compatible with the OS before moving forward, however as you mentioned I should have indicated that I did indeed specifically check for my card on VMWare’s site.

Maybe that will shed some light on all this. Complete the VMware installation, following the on-screen instructions.


You can use the following steps in order to be aaptec to use remote arcconf despite this:. It appears ImageWriter only works with distros that it “knows about”. Thank you both for your attention.

ESXi 5.5 and Adaptec 6405e RAID controller

Why isn’t this esix I found a few references on the web which told me it was possible to add the adaptec driver to an already running ESXi system. This website uses cookies for visitor traffic analysis. We found some hints in different blogs but no complete description.

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