Poweredge 2600 with Suse 8.0 and Red Hat 8.0

Matt_Domsch@Dell.com Matt_Domsch at Dell.com
Fri Oct 4 07:42:00 CDT 2002

> We have just purchased a Dell Poweredge 2600. Our intention 
> was to use Suse
> Linux 8.0, but we have run into a few problems with a 
> megaraid driver for the PERC4 RAID controller.

Yes, you need at least megaraid v1.18a or above.
> 1. Has anyone managed to get this working under Suse 8.0? If 
> so what do I need to do? What drivers do I need?

megaraid 1.18a or above.  Source is at http://domsch.com/linux/megaraid
> 2. If we moved across to Red Hat 8.0 - is there a megaraid 
> driver available
> for this platform? Will the one for Red Hat 7.3 work?

Yes, both Red Hat Linux 7.3 and 8.0 will work straight out of the box.


Matt Domsch
Sr. Software Engineer, Lead Engineer, Architect
Dell Linux Solutions www.dell.com/linux
Linux on Dell mailing lists @ http://lists.us.dell.com

More information about the Linux-PowerEdge mailing list