On Tue, Jan 08, 2013 at 06:36:18AM -0500, Ray Arachelian wrote:
> On 01/07/2013 04:16 PM, Sašo Kiselkov wrote:
> > PERC H200 are well behaved cards that are easy to reflash and work
> > well (even in JBOD mode) on Illumos - they are essentially a LSI SAS
> > 9211. If you can get them, they're one heck of a reliable beast, and
> > cheap too!
> I've had trouble with one of those (Dell PERC H200) in a Z68X-UD3H-B3
> motherboard. When it was inserted in any slot, the machine wouldn't
> power on. I put it in a Dell desktop I borrowed for a day and it worked
> there. Any idea as to what might be the trouble? Couldn't even get it
> working long enough to attempt to reflash its BIOS.
> The machine would power on for a few seconds and immediately turn off.
wild guess: Not enough available PCI option rom memory for the H200 card on
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