Bug#301211: hw-detect: loading of ata_piix before ide-generic hides detection of ide cdrom for Dell PowerEdge 750
Jérémy Bobbio skrev:
> tags 301211 + moreinfo
> On Thu, Mar 24, 2005 at 02:46:05PM +0100, Finn-Arne Johansen wrote:
>> I set up the poweredge first with the 2.4 kernel, which work without
>> problem, but left the sata disks in ata-33 modus. Then I tried to use
>> the 2.6 kernel, but then the installer was unable to find the cdrom
>> afterwards. I guess I could have finished of the installation if I had
>> installed from pxe, but I didn't do that. Then I Tried to skip the
>> loading of ata_piix when the installer searched for drivers for the
>> CDrom. Everythig went well after that.
> Can you reproduce this bug on a recent version of the debian-installer?
If you can provide me with a Dell powerEdge with sata, I can give it a try.
Sorry, but the machines are in production, and at another location, and
are not availible for testing...