Re: Bug#569351: linux-2.6: Please support newer Areca controllers
]] Ben Hutchings
| On Thu, 2010-02-11 at 18:03 +0100, Tollef Fog Heen wrote:
| > Package: linux-2.6
| > Severity: important
| > Hi,
| > we have a host with an 07:00.0 RAID bus controller: Areca Technology Corp. Device 1201
| > (aka 07:00.0 0104: 17d3:1201)
| > The kernel driver is arcmsr.
| > Could you please backport the necessary driver to lenny?
| The driver is already included in lenny kernel images and has this PCI
| id in its device id table. It has not changed in any significant way
| post-2.6.26. Perhaps it is not included in the appropriate d-i package?
| What kind of error are you seeing when trying to use it?
Indeed, it works just fine in lenny. I thought it didn't work for some
reason and was reluctant to go back to what I thought would be a
non-booting kernel. Closing this bug, and sorry about the noise.
Tollef Fog Heen
UNIX is user friendly, it's just picky about who its friends are