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Re: boot-floppies 2.2.25 with i386 2.2.19 upgrade

Brian Schramm <bschramm@schramms.yi.org> writes:

> On Mon, 14 May 2001 sharkey@ale.physics.sunysb.edu wrote:
> > > LSI Logic Symbios pci scsi bios.
> > > 
> > > I think that is what you are looking for.
> > 
> > Not really, no.  I wanted a chip number.
> > 
> > www.tekram.com, flip, flip, flip.....
> > 
> > It's a Symbos 53C1010, which appears to be more or less compatible with the
> > 53C8xx chips used in the earlier tekram cards.  At least, there're references
> > to them in the  2.4 series kernels' 53c8xx driver sources, so I assume they
> > work, but there's no mention of them in my copy of the 2.2.13 sources I have
> > here, so you may require a 2.4 kernel to use this card.  You should check
> > the 2.2.19 sources.

> OK, is there anyone building or has a set of 2.4 kernel disks?

I'm confused.  The potato boot floppies includes CONFIG_SCSI_SYM53C8XX
in both the vanilla set and the compact set.

You have to identify what config option is required by your card, then
grep in the 'kernel-config' files in the b-f area, e.g.,

There's not really much else I can do for the user.

.....Adam Di Carlo....adam@onshore.com.....<URL:http://www.onshored.com/>

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