Dellomsa-drivers on Debian 2.4.20 kernel

syn uw syn_uw at
Wed Aug 6 17:54:00 CDT 2003

Hi Lukas,

Just by curiosity where did you find this ".deb" packages 
dellomsa-drivers_4.90-3825_i386.deb ?

I thought dell only provided RPM's that's why I am wondering and I am also 
using Debian so if there is a good source for Dell Debian packages I would 
be very interested ;-)


>From: Lukas Kubin <kubin at>
>To: Linux-PowerEdge at
>Subject: Dellomsa-drivers on Debian 2.4.20 kernel
>Date: Wed, 6 Aug 2003 08:36:28 +0200 (CEST)
>Hash: SHA1
>I have troubles installing package dellomsa-drivers_4.90-3825_i386.deb on
>Debian 2.4.20-3-686-smp kernel.
>When installing it returns: "Building device driver for running kernel
>[FAILED]" and "Running kernel is not supported". Recently I installed
>these drivers without troubles on similar machine (PE 4600) and on
>custom-compiled 2.4.20 kernel.
>Can anyone give me an advice how to solve this?
>Thank you.
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