EL5 + PE2650 + Perc4DC - no devices found (solved)

Rainer Traut tr.ml at gmx.de
Sun Apr 29 10:27:59 CDT 2007


solved...

Rainer Traut schrieb:
> we are trying to install EL5 on a PE2650 with 1GB Ram, PERC4DC, nothing 
> unusual, all firmware updates applied:
> Bios A21
> Perc4DC 352B

> The server is located at a datacenter so we are trying a remote install 
> via PXE and vnc. This seems to be succesful, we can connect to the 
> vncsession and get the normal grafical installation screen.
> 
> Problem is, it does not seem to find the Raid Controller as we do not 
> get any devices to install/or update the os.

Setting the controller to Mass Storage instead i2o solves it,
installation finds the controller.

This was working in older RHEL releases.

Rainer



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