Compaq Smart array and DAC960 support on potato boot floppies -- your help needed
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There have been several requests to support these popular RAID devices for
potato boot floppies. Unfortunately, none of the current boot floppies
developers have easy access to these systems to test on.
If you have such a system, please help us test boot floppies to ensure that
they will work. Current boot floppy snapshots are at
There are some problems with this release; most notably modconf is broken,
and some of the network configuration issues still need to be worked out.
Most of these will be fixed in 2.2.6 to be released later this week.
If you are going to test boot floppies, you should grab the disk images in
http://lully.debian.org/~aph/bf-2.2.5-i386/disks-1.44/compact/ which have
the modules for these devices built in
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