Re: Problem with Adaptec 2100s
On Sun, Aug 05, 2007 at 01:39:10PM +0200, Petter Reinholdtsen wrote:
> [Thor Hauknes]
> > I hope this information is useful.
> It is. Then I know that the problem is not the content on the disks.
> Some more googling sent me to SuSe
> <URL:https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=114718>, claiming
> this is a kernel bug that has been fixed in later kernels. I'm not
> sure which kernel version got the fix included.
I found it listed in
making me believe this bug was fixed in version 2.6.15, and thus
before 2.6.18. I guess we need to keep looking. This is the patch in question:
Author: Ben Collins <email@example.com>
Date: Sat Dec 17 18:39:23 2005 -0800
[PATCH] i2o: Do not disable pci device when it's in use
When dpt_i2o is loaded first, i2o being loaded would cause it to call
pci_device_disable, thus breaking dpt_i2o's use of the device. Based on
similar usage of pci_disable_device in other drivers.
Signed-off-by: Ben Collins <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <email@example.com>
Perhaps this isn't solved yet, and it helps to load i2o before
dpt_i2o? Not quite sure how to make that happen in the initrd.
Perhaps it is enough to edit /target/etc/modules and append this:
It will have to be tested. :)