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Re: How to hack a new kernel into a woody CD?

On Mon, 2002-12-16 at 17:12, Matt Zimmerman wrote:
> On Mon, Dec 16, 2002 at 04:57:14PM +0000, Oliver Elphick wrote:
> > I'm trying to get Debian onto a machine that has no OS at present.  I
> > have a set of woody CDs.
> > 
> > The machine has an Adaptec RAID card (2400A) which needs the dpti
> > driver.  This driver is present in kernel 2.4.20, but not in the 2.2.20
> > kernel used on the CD.  The manufacturer only supplies drivers for
> > RedHat with kernel 2.4.16 (and one or two other earlier kernels).
> Assuming this is the aacraid driver you're talking about, it's in the kernel
> used by the 'bf2.4' flavour.  Try that.

Thanks for the suggestion.  I tried it, but aacraid is not the right
driver; that kernel doesn't seem to have the dpti driver built in.

Oliver Elphick <olly@lfix.co.uk>
LFIX Limited

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