RH 7.3 + megaraid

Adam Williams awilliam at mdah.state.ms.us
Fri Oct 17 15:05:00 CDT 2003

you'll either have to run mkinitrd or compile megaraid.o into the kernel 
instead of a module.


Naveen Nathan wrote:

> Okay, after grabbin' the megaraid driver disk for RH 7.3. I tried 
> compiling the 2.4.22 kernel from scratch. I added the megaraid & 
> broadcom modules. The problem is, after I compile, when I boot then ew 
> kernel I get Kernel Panics because it's unable to mount the root. This 
> is due to the megaraid module not loading up on bootup. I'm unsure why 
> it wouldn't load up. In /etc/modules.conf I have 'alias scsi_hostadapter 
> megaraid' (which was actually created from redhat 7.3 install. Does 
> anyone have any ideas of what may be the problem?
> Any help would be appreciated.
> Thanks,
> Naveen

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