1650 With RedHat 7.1

nathan r. hruby nathan at drama.uga.edu
Thu Mar 27 16:44:01 CST 2003


On Thu, 27 Mar 2003, Ryan Cornia wrote:

> I'm trying to install RedHat 7.1 on a 1650 with a PERC3 controller. When
> loading RedHat, I specify that I have a driver disk (that I downloaded
> from Dell), and then select the Dell RAID controller. It begins loading
> the driver, but fails with a cpio error 3, that it cannot load the
> driver.
> 
> Any ideas? Anyone running 7.1 on a 1650? I had checked with dell, and
> they said 7.1 should run on a 1650 without problems. 
> 

Sounds like a bad driver disk or the download was corrupted.  Did you try 
with a brand spankin' new floppy that was freshly formatted by a known 
good drive?  Can you verify the checksum of the download (is there a 
checksum?)

-n
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