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LSI Logic - LsiUtil - RAID

Connector file name: MS_HW_LSIUtilUNIX.hdf

This connector is superseded by:


Gives information about physical disks and volumes of LSI Logic SAS RAID controllers through the lsiutil utility.


Typical platform: Any system with LSI lsiutil

Operating systems: Linux, Oracle Solaris


Leverages: lsiutil

Technology and protocols: System Commands

This connector requires advanced privileges on the managed host for the command below:

  • lsiutil

This connector therefore needs to run as root or you need to configure a privilege-escalation mechanism like sudo on the managed host to allow the monitoring account to run the command listed above.

Sample of /etc/sudoers to allow the above command to be run as root by the patrol account:

patrol ALL=(root) NOPASSWD: lsiutil

Connector Activation Criteria

The LSI Logic - LsiUtil - RAID connector will be automatically activated, and its status will be reported as OK if all the below criteria are met:

  • Operating System is Linux or Oracle Solaris
  • The command below succeeds on the monitored host
    • Command: for CONTROLLERID in 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9; do lsiutil -p$CONTROLLERID -a 1,2,0 21; done
    • Output contains: ^PhysDisk [0-9] (regex)


Object Type Discovered Properties Collected Parameters
  • Firmware Version
  • Model
  • Vendor
    Logical Disk, RAID (MS_HW_LOGICALDISK)
    • RAID Level
    • Size
    • Status
    Physical Disk (MS_HW_PHYSICALDISK)
    • Size
    • Vendor
    • Status
    hardware hdf patrol connectors