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Re: boot issue with a proliant 350 server

On Wed, Sep 20, 2006 at 05:09:52PM +0200, Frank Guthorel wrote:
> Hello,
> I'm trying to let a first generation Compaq Proliant 350 Server run
> Debian, but the 3.1 netinstall CD lets me know that no hard discs are
> available to install it too.

> [ further description of the challenge ]

> thanks in advance, I appreciate any pointers you people might have

As I understand the problem^Wchallenge is this about new hardware
where the not the right driver or no driver is loaded.

Loading a driver is done by loading a kernel module, that can be done
with the command `modprobe modulename`.
The tricky part is finding out the actual kernel module name.

With `lspci` and `lspci -n` you get a list of the PCI devices in your

Geert Stappers

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