How to view the drive status on an NSM5300

Issue

You want to check the status of the hard drives in an NSM5300

Product Line

Pelco Video Management

Environment

NSM5300 v2.5.x

Cause

Check drive status

Resolution

1) SSH into the NSM5300 (Default username: "root", Default password: "pel2899100")

2) Type the following command to get the controller number:

"perccli show"

*NOTE: The output of that command is shown below:

 

3) Using this example, our controller number is "0" as shown above, so you can type the following command to get the status of each drive for Ctl 0:

"perccli /c0 show"

*NOTE: The output of that command is shown below:

 

4) If you would like to see a list of all supported command, you can type the following command:

"perccli help"

*NOTE: You can download a text file containing all the supported commands here: PERCCLI_HELP.txt