howto use megaraid on kernel 2.6.11 ???

Matt Domsch Matt_Domsch at
Thu Mar 31 07:21:45 CST 2005

On Thu, Mar 31, 2005 at 12:29:02PM +0200, Eric Belhomme wrote:
> Hello,
> I just upgraded my server to 2.6 kernel branch, and I get some troubles 
> with the new megaraid design : raid volumes are not recognized !

Which controller do you have?  The megaraid_mbox driver only handles
relatively new cards (PERC3 and above), not older PERC2 cards.  You
can build your kernel with the older megaraid driver rather than the
newer megaraid_mbox driver to handle the older cards.


Matt Domsch
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