Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 466959
Bug In MPT driver under ESX
Last modified: 2008-10-27 13:15:18 EDT
Description of problem:
Under Vmware ESX 3.5 fails to see LSI logic MPT card.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Try installing it under ESX 3.5
Steps to Reproduce:
http://marc.info/?l=linux-kernel&m=117469821528952&w=2 has a work around that can be used to fix the driver issue.
buggy emulation needs to be fixed in vmware, not worked around forever.
Try the latest vmware updates, and if they don't fix it, file a bug report with them.