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 08-08-2006, 06:06 AM   #1
ntcm
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Mar 2004
Posts: 7

Rep: Reputation: 0
Unhappy Hardware Raid on Dell370 , looking for the driver


Hi all,

I am about to setup a RHEL system on a dell370 workstation. But DELL does not supply the RAID Controller driver for linux.The chipset of the RAID Controller should be "Intel(R) 82801FR SATA RAID Controller".
I've googled quite a long time for the driver but found nothing. Could anyone give me a hand?
Thanks!

NTCM
 
Old 08-09-2006, 03:57 PM   #2
runnerfrog
Member
 
Registered: Jul 2006
Location: Paraná, Argentina
Distribution: Frugalware 0.6 (Terminus) - Kubuntu 7.04 (Feisty Fawn Herd 5)
Posts: 217

Rep: Reputation: 31
(It's an ICH6R). Depends. RHEL with 2.4 series kernel or 2.6? Long story short, your rpm's for 2.6 are in: http://people.redhat.com/~heinzm/sw/dmraid/rpm/ but a statically linked testing version is on: http://people.redhat.com/~heinzm/sw/...12-pre1.static
Patches for 2.4 kernels are in the old project site: http://iswraid.sourceforge.net/ and, of course, the sources: http://people.redhat.com/~heinzm/sw/dmraid/src/
Question: it is an on-board raid device? does your lspci -v looks like this?:
Quote:
00:1f.2 IDE interface: Intel Corporation 82801FR/FRW (ICH6R/ICH6RW) SATA Controller (rev 03) (prog-if 80 [Master])
Or it is another "rev"?.
 
  


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
Is it possible to convert from using hardware RAID to software RAID? kindredstar Linux - Hardware 2 12-19-2005 10:13 AM
Dell "CERC" Raid-5 w/CENT OS. Is this true hardware RAID or just an expensive card? fireman949 Linux - Hardware 2 06-24-2005 06:44 PM
Ich5r Hardware Raid Support/Driver for SuSE 9.2 roachclip Linux - Newbie 1 04-13-2005 02:32 AM
Hardware RAID PCI Card (Hardware?) MasterC Linux - Hardware 1 03-01-2003 02:19 AM
Software RAID vs Hardware RAID system Linux - General 3 12-25-2001 09:11 PM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Hardware

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:21 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
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
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration