Re: 3ware 8506-4 hangs while making filesystem
On Sat, 2003-12-13 at 00:54, Andrew Miehs wrote:
> On Dec 13, 2003, at 00:27, Tinus Nijmeijers wrote:
> > so I'm still hoping it's a driver-version issue, but that would be
> > strange considering Andrew Miehs's post, although he mentions he does
> > not use a raid-setup (why use an 8506-8(!) and not do raid?), maybe
> > that
> > is important.
> I decided on the 3ware controller because it was a highly recommended
> SATA controller.
> Just checked my machine again. Sorry, in the debian box, its only a
> 8506-4. and am running 2.4.22.
> Strange, normally I would have just used bf24... I think I must have
> had a problem with 2.4.18 and thats why
> the upgrade. (The 3ware controller is the only non standard hardware in
> this box).
> My other box (8506-8) had Suse installed on it by my supplier for
> testing purposes.
> I have since upgraded to debian and have 2.4.23 (I net Install my
> machines), and it also works here.
> So in other words, you are probably correct thinking its a driver issue.
> Sorry bout the confusion,
no,no. thanks for giving me back some hope it's a driver issue.