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theodulf 04-11-2010 10:40 AM

Distro Advice for HP ML330 G3
 
I am trying to get back into Linux after not touching it for several years. I have an HP ML330 G3 with a CSB-6 controller and no diskette drive to experiment with. I have been unsuccessful trying to install Mandriva 2010 or Fedora 12. A little research reveals that the problem is with the CSB-6 controller, but I've been unable to find a way to correct this with these particular versions. Can anyone recommend a distro I can download that will work with this hardware without recompiling?

Thanks!

amani 04-11-2010 12:08 PM

http://cateee.net/lkddb/web-lkddb/BLK_DEV_SVWKS.html

or install CentOS/RHEL

theodulf 04-11-2010 03:13 PM

Thanks for your suggestions. I tried CentOS 5.4, but going over the HCL it says it only supports the SCSI version of the ML330.

I am not familiar with the Linux Kernel configuration info you provided. Can you please point me to instructions about how to use that?

jefro 04-12-2010 04:38 PM

Opensuse has been my choice for enterprise level hardware.


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