FreeBSD on PowerEdge with PERC 4/Di

Michuki Mwangi michuki at swiftkenya.com
Tue Nov 19 08:33:00 CST 2002


Mark,

Well something did work eventually!.
With the RAID disabled and working with SCSI only, i downloaded 4.7 REL, 
and it does see the disks, the reason 4.5 wasnt able to see them is coz 
they are SCSI Ultra 320 disks. IMHO

Thanks for all your help.

Michuki.


At 06:00 AM 11/18/2002 -0800, Mark Foster wrote:
>Ref: http://www.freebsd.org/releases/4.7R/hardware-i386.html
>Even 4.7 REL only supports PERC3/Si
>So you can wait for support, try a different OS or hardware.
>The freebsd-stable mailing list may be a good place to ask whether the
>device will be support anytime soon.
>
>On Mon, 2002-11-18 at 01:34, Michuki Mwangi wrote:
> > Well i've tried as well,
> >
> > It still cant detect the pci card i get the errors
> >
> > pci:<unknown card> (vendor=0x8086, dev=0x1461) at 28.0
> >
> > etc etc etc ...
> >
> > This is with the Mode turned to SCSI & Off .
> >
> > Any other suggestion
> >
> > Michuki.
> >
>
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