crossflash

  1. M

    Trouble crossflashing a Fujitsu D3116 (LSI SAS2208) to 2308

    Hello, I am having a lot of trouble flashing a Fujitsu D3116 which is based on the LSI SAS2208 to 2308 IT Mode. What I'm currently stuck on is that the sas2flash utility wont detect my Card. Already did a couple of different attempts which I want to lay out here: Use megarec to write a 256B...
  2. AveryFreeman

    Anyone ever cross-flashed an HP-branded adaptec controller with stock firmware?

    Hey, So I have this controller. It's a smartHBA 2100-4i4e. I bought it thinking it should be compatible with SmartHBA firmware, but I neglected to read the fine print that it is sold by HP. So now I find out it's only compatible with HP firmware, as far as I can tell. Has anyone ever...
  3. Sleyk

    The Versatile SAS3008 Chipset: My Vendor Crossflashing Adventures

    Refresher/Primer (You can skip this and go further below for the meat of the stuff if you already know all of this!) To begin, let’s talk about some definitions and applicable terms. This is not meant to be PERFECT. It is only meant to give a basic level of understanding (explained in a very...
  4. M

    Why does my m1015 say it's a 2108v?

    Why does my m1015 say it's a 2108v in megarec? I'm also having trouble setting it back to factory. megarec works fine, but sas2flsh doesn't see it and neither does EFI shell tools. Thoughts? I realize this has been covered extensively, but nothing is working... If one happened to have a LSI...
  5. R

    Help crossflashing HP SmartArray P400 to LSI equivalent

    Hello, I've obtained recently two working HP SmartArray P400 from some decomissioned servers with the 512MB cache. I want to use one of them to build a file server where to store the video camera recordings of several cameras of my shop and then stream it to my phone. I've been using a...
  6. Z

    Tutorial: Updating IBM M1015/LSI 9211-8i Firmware on UEFI Systems

    Purpose: A proper MODERN tutorial on updating the firmware on the IBM M1015 on a UEFI system, in my case my IBM M1015's were already crossflashed to LSI 8211-8i long ago with the older P16 firmware which I wanted to update to the latest firmware. It is the same process either way. This tutorial...
  7. J

    Lsi 9211-8i IR to IT in Esxi

    Hey! I have managed to flash it in esxi via sas2flash to the newest firmware when I tried using the raid functionality. Now I try to flash it with IT firmware so it is ready for use with freenas when I got my 2 new esxi nodes built. Has anyone been able to do sas2flash -o -e 6 in esxcli...