MSL on HP DL320e G8 Firmware Raid

DESCRIPTION
HP Intelligent Provisioning Version 1.50 does not include RAID drivers for HP ProLiant DL320e Gen8 v2 servers running SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 Service Pack 3. Therefore, Installing HP Intelligent Provisioning Version 1.50 in RAID mode on an HP ProLiant DL320e Gen8 v2 server running SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 Service Pack 3 will fail.

SCOPE
Any HP ProLiant DL320e Gen8 v2 server running SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 Service Pack 3.

RESOLUTION
RAID drivers will be included in the next version of HP Intelligent Provisioning.

As a workaround, manually install HP Intelligent Provisioning Version 1.50 in SATA mode.

Perform the following steps to disable RAID mode:

Press F9 during reboot to enter the ROM-Based Setup Utility (RBSU).
Select System Options >
SATA Controller Options >
Embedded SATA Configuration . (Not obvious this was a menu to go into. Just press enter)
Disable RAID Support.
Enable AHCI SATA Support.

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