AW: 2650 + new BIOS + 2.6.10-ac11 and it *still* crashes

Matthias Pigulla mp at webfactory.de
Thu Mar 17 03:17:06 CST 2005


> The giant RedHat Bugzilla thread posted earlier in this 
> thread was very useful!  This note from Matt indicates that 
> the problem still exists even with the latest firmware:
> http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.linux.hardware.dell.poweredge/13137

> I'm hoping we can get Megaraid-based cards to replace the 
> Adaptec-based ones we're all having problems with.  Has 
> anybody had success convincing Dell to provide Megaraid cards 
> for free?

We tried - but they just say that if you run RHEL3 (which is the
supported OS) the problem would be resolved, and pointed us to that
RedHat bugzilla thread.

Someone else on this list reported success for three machines.

Best regards,
Matthias 




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