Go to original post. First, enable SSH and upload the. If your controler is on the vMware hardware compatability list for the version of ESXi you are running, it should probably work as well. TBL You specifically need the offline-bundle directory. Take a look at this post:

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Download the correct offline driver bundle: However that’s not really ideal. None of the solutions I found online talked about that either.

Loading the 3ware/LSI 9650SE drivers into VMware ESXi

After having moved it to another PCIe-slot, the system managed to find it without any custom driver being installed. I had the driver uninstalled, so I re-installed it just now.

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For convenience sake, place it under “C: I may try a nested install of ESXi 6 and load the vib I’m using from 5. First of, you need some specific downloads.


Will you help me share it on social media? Please turn JavaScript back on and reload this page. The order should not matter, in my case the hardware controller was inside the server when I installed the drivers. Does that give any clue to a solution? Please type your message and try again. I tried hard to get it work in esx 5. Make sure to copy your ssh key so you don’t need to provide your password. I have installed that driver to see if ESXi 6. Does anyone know if it will be supported or if this card is obsolete for ESXi 6?

If you don’t, you’ll get an alert aftwards that the driver could not be installed because it’s not in maintenance mode.

I would like to know if there is a way to monitor the LSI 3ware series of controllers, in particular thethrough ESXi. Seriously, you should have tested that before putting things into produciton. Any ideas on what to try next are very welcome.


Monitor, back-up and validate your DNS records. You will have 3wade repeat this after the ESXi server reboots. That comment was not helpful. Follow me on Twitter as mattiasgeniar.

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Luciano Wednesday, October 17, at I used to have a 10 drive RAID 6 that would seem to verify all the time. Correct Answers – 10 points.

They are now all visible in ESXi 6. According to a blog post here: The vib is loaded and installed, and the SE is found and mapped as a storage device, vmhba3. I’ll keep an eye 3wsre this post though since it seems to be the first about the and ESXi 6.