[LON-CAPA-admin] FC3 Kernel Update

Lars Jensen jensen at physics.unr.edu
Tue Sep 6 11:13:35 EDT 2005

Hi Yuri,

Yuri Csapo wrote:
> We've had problems. From what I could tell the drivers we need for the 
> Adaptec SCSI adapter were not compiled in the kernel or available in the 
> initrd, which caused the system to be unable to find its disks after 
> initial kernel load. 

We have seen this problem regularly since we went from RH 7.3 to FC3 - 
it doesn't seem to have anything to do with the kernel version. I think 
it has occurred after a loss of power. A couple of reboots usually worked.

(A forced reboot by root has not caused the SCSI drives not to be 


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