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Old 12-21-2003, 05:52 AM   #1
PiRaSSiC
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promise 376 RAID controller and Linux 2.6.0


promise 376 controller runs fine on my linux 2.4.23 compiled kernel on Fedora Core 1.
BUT, is there a way to make an initrd image to use the controller on a 2.6.0 kernel?
I've tried without any success.
 
Old 12-22-2003, 12:55 AM   #2
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I have a 378 working off of an initrd image of 2.4.22 using the promise "almost GPL" driver. make sure you get the right driver. One is for non-raid mode (pci_ultra) and the other is for raid mode (ft3xx)...

I think you probably want ft3xx.o

-pat
 
Old 12-22-2003, 11:54 AM   #3
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the problem is i can't compile the module for a 2.6 kernel!
 
Old 12-22-2003, 12:49 PM   #4
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this is what i get trying to compile for 2.6.0 kernel.

/usr/src/linux/include/asm/hw_irq.h:28: error: `NR_IRQ_VECTORS' undeclared here (not in a function)
/usr/src/linux/include/asm/hw_irq.h:31: error: `NR_IRQS' undeclared here (not in a function)
make: *** [wrapper.o] Error 1
 
  


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