Number of devices exceeded maximum limit of devices per quad

When you boot up your server which is using PERC 6 RAID cocntroller, you may see below error message:

“Number of devices exceeded maximum limit of devices per quad

Please remove the extra drives and reboot system to avoid losing data

System has halted due to unsupported configuration.”

 

Symptom:

PERC 6 RAID controller with firmware version 6.3.1-0003.

Number of devices exceeded maximum limit of devices per quad

 

Solution:

Update the PERC6 RAID controller to firmware version 6.3.3-0002 or newer.

 

Dell PERC 6/i firmware 6.3.3-0002 for Windows:

http://www.dell.com/support/drivers/us/en/04/DriverDetails/Product/poweredge-r710?driverId=F96NR&osCode=WS8R2&fileId=3181352147&languageCode=en&categoryId=SF

 

Dell PERC 6/i firmware 6.3.3-0002 for Linux:

http://www.dell.com/support/drivers/us/en/04/DriverDetails/Product/poweredge-r710?driverId=F96NR&osCode=LN62&fileId=3181351724&languageCode=EN&categoryId=SF

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