[Since you insist,] I probably do now. (You meant card limits? )You know what I meant...
This usually happens when there are partitions on the hdd/ssd.Not event to create a array in RAID mode, all buttons grayed out.
Check the controller BIOS, there is a setting with regard to SGPIO (the sideband cable)Even with the new FW, it still wouldn't post in the X9. Connecting a cable along with the sideband connector allowed it to POST.
It is recognized as a PCIe device, but not as storage adapter. The adaptec aacraid vib is only supported up until ESXi 6.7.A drive with ESXi 7 connected to the card will boot but no drives are seen when logged into its webUI. The card is recognized by ESXi.