Red Hat WS 4.4 on T3400
james_f_hall at yahoo.com
Mon Apr 7 12:38:21 CDT 2008
Yes. I am booting from the CD-ROM. It is an x64
version. It has installed successfully on a Precision
390. The only difference I can surmise is that it is a
SATA Optical drive.
I can't install over the network at this time, this is
my preferred method of provisioning machines.
I have switched the SATA Operation mode in the BIOS
from AHCI to ATA, thinking that might resolve, but to
I think the onboard controller is an Intel ICH7DR, but
I am unable to find a driver disk at the Intel site at
--- Boris Epstein <borepstein at gmail.com> wrote:
> Very strange... Do you know for a fact your CDROM is
> operational? Can you
> boot from it?
> Usually Linux works with SATA hard drives and
> CDROM's just fine, that is why
> I am a bit perplexed here...
> On Mon, Apr 7, 2008 at 1:16 PM, Jim Hall
> <james_f_hall at yahoo.com> wrote:
> > I am trying to install a new T3400 with Red Hat WS
> > 4.4, but it does not recognize the CD-ROM driver.
> I am
> > guessing that this is because this is a SATA
> > drive.
> > Anyone know which driver is needed and where I can
> > obtain it?
> > Thanks,
> > Jim
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