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DL180 G6 Linux SUSE 11 + purple LED

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DL180 G6 Linux SUSE 11 + purple LED

DL180 g6 2x250 HDD SAS RAID1 0 after installing Suse Linux Server 11 EE purple LED on the HDD start to lighted, after Linux-System booting. The RAID and HDD tests are OK, but the LED is burning. What is it? I need help :).
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Re: DL180 G6 Linux SUSE 11 + purple LED

Take a look at this information and see if it helps:

This is a known issue that on a server without a RAID Expansion Module (REM), the storage drive Fault and OK-to-Remove LEDs are incorrectly illuminated on storage drive slots 1 through 3.

Affected Operating Systems and Software:
â ¢ Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 5.3
â ¢ SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) 11
â ¢ Supplemental Software Releases 1.0, 1.1, 1.2, 2.0

Fix Available:
A fix to the driver has been back ported to each OS and is now available. Install the latest errata kernel which contains an updated AHCI driver.

A kernel update for SLE(S/D) 11 has been released that fixes this bug. The kernel version is and is available from the Novell download site.
You can download the kernel at