Issues with Fedora 1 on 2650

jason andrade jason at rtfmconsult.com
Thu Jan 29 18:48:00 CST 2004


On Thu, 29 Jan 2004, Vsevolod (Simon) Ilyushchenko wrote:

> I have just observed a violation of one of the core beliefs in computer
> science: two identical systems behave rather differently. :)

not exactly. you only *think* they're identical.. the belief is still
intact, it is just that you haven't been able to observe where they are not
identical..

> I have installed Fedora Core 1 on two identical 2650s. Both of them
> would not boot into the installed kernel hanging at the "finding module
> dependencies" stage. I have applied the latest kernel rpm updates
> (2.4.22-1.2149.nptl) to both. One of the systems started to boot up
> fine, the other still displays the same message. Both machines' drives
> are in mirrored hardware raid.

is the ESM and bios firmware the same ? how about the scsi raid controller ?

> Has anyone tried using Fedora on 2650s?

if you send over a 2650 i'll be happy to :-)

regards,

-jason




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