Live boot Debian to setup LSI RAID Card via MegaRAID Storage Manager

First off grab the debian live boot CD. I used debian-live-7.0.0-i386-standard.iso for this example.
Pop the CD in the drive, mount via IPMI KVM usb or however you would like to boot the cd/iso.

Once booted into the live environment NON GUI if you have DHCP setup your live environment should have an IP assigned to it.
I do my configuration via IPMI, so it's a PITA using the remote console so I ssh in to do the configuration from the comforts of my desktop.

Add a password for root.
sudo su
passwd root

Login via ssh as root.

Download the LSI MegaRAID Storage Manager bundle I'm using

You will need some additional tools to get the LSI MegaRAID storage manger installed.
apt-get install alien
cd ~
wget http://SOMEWHERE/
tar zxvf
cd disk
alien --scripts *.rpm
dpkg --install lib-utils2_1.00-3_all.deb
dpkg --install megaraid-storage-manager_13.01.04-1_all.deb

At this point you will get a bunch of errors but the MSM has started enough for you to use a remote MSM to setup your disks and the like.
Then reboot your server and install whatever OS you intended to install.

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