[Linux-PowerEdge] Installing Debian 5.0 on PowerEdge R420 ith PERC R710
rakeshbaluja at hotmail.com
Sat Apr 12 09:39:23 CDT 2014
thanks for the information,
May I know if there is an ISO for squeeze supporting this hardware?
The software that we need to run on the server is supported only on lenny or squeeze
From: Jared_Dominguez at DELL.com
Sent: Saturday, April 12, 2014 9:28 AM
To: rakeshbaluja at hotmail.com
Cc: linux-poweredge at lists.us.dell.com
Subject: RE: Installing Debian 5.0 on PowerEdge R420 ith PERC R710
No. Lenny is two stable Debian releases ago and does not even receive security updates let alone hardware enablement updates. Lenny is also archived since Wheezy released a year ago, so Lenny isn't even in the non-archived Debian mirrors. Please use Wheezy instead.
From: Rakesh Baluja [rakeshbaluja at hotmail.com]
Sent: Friday, April 11, 2014 07:32 PM Central Standard Time
To: Poonia, Manoj; Dominguez, Jared
Subject: Installing Debian 5.0 on PowerEdge R420 ith PERC R710
I have recently purchased a Dell R420 with PERC RAID R710, Intel NIC & Broadcom NIC.
I have hired different installers to install Debian 5.0 32 from different ISOs but all say the following:
The megaraid_sas module is not mature enough on that release to support the PERC RAID card installed.
The igb module is not mature enough to support the specific Intel GbE NIC's instralled.
The tgb module is not mature enough to support the specific Broadcom NIC's that are installed on the motherboard.
Is there a working ISO which can support my hardware for Debian 5.0 lenny
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