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RE: Installing onto HP Netserver 3000r

I'm booting directly from CD.  I have searched google about Netservers, and
there certainly is some discussion that seems to centre around the Adaptec
RAID controller card (AIC-7880), but the search only reavealed questions..
no answers.

Do you have a quick pointer to a download point for the boot-floppies?  I'll
give them a whirl!



-----Original Message-----
From: Adam Di Carlo [mailto:adam@onshore-devel.com]
Sent: Monday, 24 September 2001 7:11 AM
To: Charles Widdis
Cc: 'debian-boot@lists.debian.org'
Subject: Re: Installing onto HP Netserver 3000r

Charles Widdis <charles.widdis@atomicmedia.com> writes:

> I'm trying to install Debian 2.2r2 onto an HP Netserver 3000r, but I'm
> having great difficulty.
> megaraid: v1.11 (Aug 23, 2000)
> megaraid: found 0x8086:0x1960:idx 0:bus 3:slot 3:func 1
> scsi1 : Found a MegaRAID controller at 0xd8002008, IRQ: 5
> And then it stalls here.

Are you using the 'compact' flavor of installation disks (or CD?).

See the install manual.  I believe this will fix your problem.  But I
also seem to recall some special problems with the HP Netserver
... did you do any google searching?

We would appreciate it if you would also test the woody version,
boot-floppies 3.0.13 or better (3.0.14 is building right now) so we
can make sure it works for the next Debian release.


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

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