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Hardware

Techniques and information specific to particular hardware but not directly related to FreeNAS software.

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Find a drive on a SAS backplane Chris Moore
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Latest 2018-March instructions from napit.org about flashing
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So, you’ve decided to buy a Supermicro X11 Xeon E3 v5/6 board... Ericloewe
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Script to light up disk failure LEDs when disks fail
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Detailed newcomers' guide to crossflashing LSI 9211/9300/9305/9311/9400/94xx HBA and variants S
Making sense of the software, the process, getting it to work first time. Includes EFI and OEMs
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Instructions for replacing the motherboard on a FreeNAS Mini or Mini XL server
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A primer on the basics of SAS and its relation to SATA
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Everything you wanted to know about Seagate model numbers
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Everything you wanted to know about WD model numbers
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10 Gig Networking Primer jgreco
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Introduction to 10GbE in its various forms
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Proper procedures for pre-production testing of servers
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RAM recommendations for Supermicro X10 LGA1150 motherboards Ericloewe
Overview of RAM choices for the Supermicro X10SL-series
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Introduction to IPMI sensor thresholds and ipmiutil
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Introduction to IPMI sensor thresholds and ipmitool
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Basic setup instructions for second-generation FreeNAS Mini and Mini XL systems
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Disabling the watchdog on ASRock C2750 / C2550 D4I boards to avoid fried BMC flash memory
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So, you’ve decided to buy a Supermicro X10 board... Ericloewe
A guide to popular Supermicro X10 motherboards.
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