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Re: Cannot switch my redhat to debian

On Tue, May 23, 2006 at 02:26:21PM +0200, De Leeuw Guy wrote:
> >
> >> Yes of course it is.  I don't know what the default config files are
> >> for these kernels (I'm almost always running custom kernels, not the
> >> ones packaged by Debian), you can find out by looking in the
> >> appropriate /boot/config* file.  
> >>
> >> My best guess of what's going wrong for you is that /etc/elilo.conf is
> >> incorrect... please check it.
> >>
> >>
> >>     
> No, the elilo is correct, just the kernel that not have, depending of
> the version, the sum of all parameters needed for my hardware
> configuration.I know, I can build my own kernel, but I prefer a kernel
> incoming directly from debian

Try running "modprobe qla2xxx" once you boot up onto the 2.6.15
kernel.  Then run dmesg to see if has detected your hardware.  If not,
you can try upgrading to the 2.6.16 kernel in sid and trying the same.

I don't know the status of booting *from* fibre channel, as I'm aware of
past problems with getting the driver loaded in time.  Specifically,
the qla2xxx driver didn't discover devices until after its
initialization routine had returned.

dann frazier

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