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BL460 G7 and Logical volumes

chuckk281
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BL460 G7 and Logical volumes

Torben was looking to help a customer:

 

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Hi

 

I have a customer, who is trying to create 3 logical volumes on their BL460 G7 servers

 

Both if you use Smart start or ACU you can only create 2 logical volumes, the button create logical volume, disappears after the creating of the second volume

 

Do we need Cache or license keys to make more logical volumes ???

 

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Hiro had some info:

 

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Hi Torben,

 

Does your customer add cache memory module?

If your customer use Smart Array with zero memory, you can create only 2 logical volumes.

 

http://h18004.www1.hp.com/products/quickspecs/13201_div/13201_div.html

 

Logical Drives Supported

Zero Memory, Up to 2 logical volumes
256MB cache and greater, Up to 64 logical volumes

 

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Good info for Torben. Any other comments or suggestions?