kmod: failed to exec /sbin/modprobe -s -k scsi_hostadapter Matt_Domsch at
Thu Aug 8 07:52:01 CDT 2002

> Matt, (I don't know you personally so forgive my 
> presumptuousness at using
> your first name) here's an excerpt out of the PE archive:

That's fine.

> Dell 4600
> Dual 1.8 GHz
> 4 GB RAM
> Perc3/Di
> 5-73GB disks, 4 in RAID 5, 1 as hot failover
> Quantum SDLT-1
> During the SMP boot process, I get the "kmod: failed to exec 
> /sbin/modprobe
> -s -k scsi_hostadapter" followed by "loading aic7xxx" and the 
> server hangs right there. Cold boot is the only way out. 

Different bug.  You need an updated driver disk with a new aic7xxx driver to
install on the new PE4600.


Matt Domsch
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