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AMR(4)                 FreeBSD Kernel Interfaces Manual                 AMR(4)

NAME
     amr -- MegaRAID SCSI/ATA/SATA RAID driver

SYNOPSIS
     To compile this driver into the kernel, place the following lines in your
     kernel configuration file:

           device pci
           device scbus
           device amr

     Alternatively, to load the driver as a module at boot time, place the
     following line in loader.conf(5):

           amr_load="YES"

DESCRIPTION
     The amr driver provides support for LSI Logic MegaRAID SCSI, ATA and SATA
     RAID controllers and legacy American Megatrends MegaRAID SCSI RAID con-
     trollers, including models relabeled and sold by Dell and Hewlett-
     Packard.

     LSI MegaRAID SAS controllers are supported by mfi(4) and will not work
     with this driver.

HARDWARE
     Controllers supported by the amr driver include:

     +o   MegaRAID SATA 150-4
     +o   MegaRAID SATA 150-6
     +o   MegaRAID SATA 300-4X
     +o   MegaRAID SATA 300-8X
     +o   MegaRAID SCSI 320-1E
     +o   MegaRAID SCSI 320-2E
     +o   MegaRAID SCSI 320-4E
     +o   MegaRAID SCSI 320-0X
     +o   MegaRAID SCSI 320-2X
     +o   MegaRAID SCSI 320-4X
     +o   MegaRAID SCSI 320-0
     +o   MegaRAID SCSI 320-1
     +o   MegaRAID SCSI 320-2
     +o   MegaRAID SCSI 320-4
     +o   MegaRAID Series 418
     +o   MegaRAID i4 133 RAID
     +o   MegaRAID Elite 1500 (Series 467)
     +o   MegaRAID Elite 1600 (Series 493)
     +o   MegaRAID Elite 1650 (Series 4xx)
     +o   MegaRAID Enterprise 1200 (Series 428)
     +o   MegaRAID Enterprise 1300 (Series 434)
     +o   MegaRAID Enterprise 1400 (Series 438)
     +o   MegaRAID Enterprise 1500 (Series 467)
     +o   MegaRAID Enterprise 1600 (Series 471)
     +o   MegaRAID Express 100 (Series 466WS)
     +o   MegaRAID Express 200 (Series 466)
     +o   MegaRAID Express 300 (Series 490)
     +o   MegaRAID Express 500 (Series 475)
     +o   Dell PERC
     +o   Dell PERC 2/SC
     +o   Dell PERC 2/DC
     +o   Dell PERC 3/DCL
     +o   Dell PERC 3/QC
     +o   Dell PERC 4/DC
     +o   Dell PERC 4/IM
     +o   Dell PERC 4/SC
     +o   Dell PERC 4/Di
     +o   Dell PERC 4e/DC
     +o   Dell PERC 4e/Di
     +o   Dell PERC 4e/Si
     +o   Dell PERC 4ei
     +o   HP NetRAID-1/Si
     +o   HP NetRAID-3/Si (D4943A)
     +o   HP Embedded NetRAID
     +o   Intel RAID Controller SRCS16
     +o   Intel RAID Controller SRCU42X

DIAGNOSTICS
   Driver initialisation/shutdown phase
     amr%d: memory window not available
     amr%d: I/O window not available

     The PCI BIOS did not allocate resources necessary for the correct opera-
     tion of the controller.  The driver cannot attach to this controller.

     amr%d: busmaster bit not set, enabling

     The PCI BIOS did not enable busmaster DMA, which is required for the cor-
     rect operation of the controller.  The driver has enabled this bit and
     initialisation will proceed.

     amr%d: can't allocate register window
     amr%d: can't allocate interrupt
     amr%d: can't set up interrupt
     amr%d: can't allocate parent DMA tag
     amr%d: can't allocate buffer DMA tag
     amr%d: can't allocate scatter/gather DMA tag
     amr%d: can't allocate s/g table
     amr%d: can't allocate mailbox tag
     amr%d: can't allocate mailbox memory

     A resource allocation error occurred while initialising the driver; ini-
     tialisation has failed and the driver will not attach to this controller.

     amr%d: can't obtain configuration data from controller
     amr%d: can't obtain product data from controller

     The driver was unable to obtain vital configuration data from the con-
     troller.  Initialisation has failed and the driver will not attach to
     this controller.

     amr%d: can't establish configuration hook
     amr%d: can't scan controller for drives

     The scan for logical drives managed by the controller failed.  No drives
     will be attached.

     amr%d: device_add_child failed
     amr%d: bus_generic_attach returned %d

     Creation of the logical drive instances failed; attachment of one or more
     logical drives may have been aborted.

     amr%d: flushing cache...

     The controller cache is being flushed prior to shutdown or detach.

   Operational diagnostics
     amr%d: I/O beyond end of unit (%u,%d > %u)

     A partitioning error or disk corruption has caused an I/O request beyond
     the end of the logical drive.  This may also occur if FlexRAID Virtual
     Sizing is enabled and an I/O operation is attempted on a portion of the
     virtual drive beyond the actual capacity available.

     amr%d: polled command timeout

     An initialisation command timed out.  The initialisation process may fail
     as a result.

     amr%d: bad slot %d completed

     The controller reported completion of a command that the driver did not
     issue.  This may result in data corruption, and suggests a hardware or
     firmware problem with the system or controller.

     amr%d: I/O error - %x

     An I/O error has occurred.

SEE ALSO
     cd(4), da(4), mfi(4), sa(4), scsi(4)

AUTHORS
     The amr driver was written by Mike Smith <msmith@FreeBSD.org>.

     This manual page was written by Mike Smith <msmith@FreeBSD.org> and
     Jeroen Ruigrok van der Werven <asmodai@FreeBSD.org>.

FreeBSD 6.2                     March 29, 2006                     FreeBSD 6.2

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