SCSI driver on 6450? (Update)
simonf at cshl.org
Tue Oct 2 14:44:00 CDT 2001
The 2.4.9 kernel boots fine. Consider the bug official - there is a configuration where 2.4.10's AIC-7899 driver does not work. I wrote to Justin Gibbs about it - looks like he is the author.
Vsevolod Ilyushchenko wrote:
> I tried to compile 2.4.10 on a 6450. It has an Adaptec AIC-7899 SCSI adapter, so I selected that driver in menuconfig to be compiled into the kernel. There is no RAID on the server.
> But the system would not boot with the new kernel - it's stuck trying to mount the root filesystem (as it usually does if I forget to compile the correct SCSI driver). The driver as a module does not work too.
> I run the stock Redhat 7.1 kernel with no problems. Here is lsmod from it:
> nfs 79008 2 (autoclean)
> lockd 52464 1 (autoclean) [nfs]
> sunrpc 61328 1 (autoclean) [nfs lockd]
> autofs 11264 2 (autoclean)
> eepro100 16624 1 (autoclean)
> ipchains 38976 0 (unused)
> usb-ohci 17104 0 (unused)
> usbcore 49664 1 [usb-ohci]
> aic7xxx 136080 8
> sd_mod 11680 8
> scsi_mod 95072 2 [aic7xxx sd_mod]
> Am I missing a piece of the puzzle?
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