LinuxQuestions.org
Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Hardware
User Name
Password
Linux - Hardware This forum is for Hardware issues.
Having trouble installing a piece of hardware? Want to know if that peripheral is compatible with Linux?

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 09-05-2002, 09:03 AM   #1
vinay_r99
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: May 2002
Location: Bangalore
Distribution: Linux
Posts: 20

Rep: Reputation: 0
cpqfc driver gets installe first not scsi driver...


hi all,

I was installing redhat 7.2 on intel server with Fiber channel card installed in the system & connected to storage box....
now the broblem come there... OS first load the fiber channel host base adapter driver that is cpqfc..... & then scsi drivers that is sym53c8xx ....

While creating partion tabel ... i can see sda as first disk ... where in as i wanted sda to be my local disk that is local system ....
local sytem shows as sdb .... if i install in sda disk system will not boot .....

and the second thing i tried was switch of the storage box ... & install linux on it ... now it show sda as first disk of local system ...
installation & all went through very well.... i was able to boot from my system....

And next time i shutdown the system & swith on the storage box .... & sytem too ... i get a kernel panic... coz the storage box as taken the drive as sda ..... where is local system has sdb ....
can somebody tell me how to go about it ....
awaiting for u response ....

thanx & rgds,
vinay r
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
How do u know which scsi.c driver is the rite one? Spyiish Slackware - Installation 1 10-08-2004 05:43 PM
scsi acces driver?! Deagle Linux - Newbie 14 06-17-2004 01:42 AM
SCSI driver for AS 2.1 UCLA87 Linux - Hardware 2 04-07-2004 02:52 PM
aic79xx scsi driver raindrop Linux - Hardware 15 06-11-2003 12:32 PM
How to install cpqfc driver in 7.1 version vinay_r99 Linux - Hardware 1 06-14-2002 03:28 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:33 AM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration