RedHat 8.0 on Dell PowerEdge 1300

Seth Mos knuffie at
Thu Nov 14 09:02:01 CST 2002

At 05:45 14-11-2002 -0800, Terry Steyaert wrote:

>In loading 8.0, the system loads the Megaraid driver,
>twice.  (There is also a network card and a 7890 SCSI
>card with a DAT tape drive.)  It then comes up with
>the fact that no hard drives were found and I would
>probably need to manually load drivers.

You have old firmware and the driver is bailing out because of this?!

Upgrade your firmware to the latest available for the card.
I believe it should be later then 1.13 iirc.

>What can I do to make RedHat Linux 8.0 find my RAID
>drive?  (Which I really want to upgrade, not wipe, but
>will wipe if necessary.)  RedHat 6.2 found the drives
>without a problem.

Check the firmware and try again.


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