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wrong module loaded for 3Ware 9500 RAID controller

 Hi Knoppix hackers,
 I'm a big fan of Knoppix, and I find it very useful!

 At work I have a Tyan S2881 (Opteron 246 HE, 6GB RAM, BIOS version 2.06).
It has an IDE CDROM, but the only disks attached are via a PCI-X RAID
controller (a 3Ware 9500SX, which is quite nice BTW.  It still suffers from
the problem of all HW RAID implementations, that it can only combine whole
disks, not RAID5 part of your 4 disks and RAID1, RAID0, and JBOD other
partitions like you can with md.  swap on RAID5 just seems wrong!)  Anyway,
enough with the hardware review...

 Knoppix v4.0.2CD loaded 3w-xxxx, and /proc/partitions was empty.  I
unloaded that and loaded 3w-9xxx, and then I had /dev/sda*.  So, something
in the module-detecting is wrong.  Other than that, knoppix works fine on
this hardware (dual tg3 ethernet detected, builtin ATI video works fine, etc.)

hardware info:

lspci -v:
0000:01:04.0 RAID bus controller: 3ware Inc 3ware ATA-RAID
        Subsystem: 3ware Inc 3ware ATA-RAID
	Flags: bus master, 66MHz, medium devsel, latency 96, IRQ 29
	I/O ports at 8800 [size=256]
	Memory at fc7fec00 (64-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=256]
	Memory at fb800000 (64-bit, prefetchable) [size=8M]
        Expansion ROM at fc7b0000 [disabled] [size=64K]

lspci -nv:
0000:01:04.0 0104: 13c1:1002
        Subsystem: 13c1:1002

kernel messages from 3w-xxxx (the non-useful-for-me one):
3ware Storage Controller device driver for Linux v1.26.02.001.

from 3w-9xxx (the good one):
3ware 9000 Storage Controller device driver for Linux v2.26.02.002.
scsi4 : 3ware 9000 Storage Controller
3w-9xxx: scsi4: Found a 3ware 9000 Storage Controller at 0xfc7fec00, IRQ: 29.
3w-9xxx: scsi4: Firmware FE9X, BIOS BE9X, Ports: 4.
  Vendor: 3ware     Model: Logical Disk 00   Rev: 1.00
  Type:   Direct-Access                      ANSI SCSI revision: 00
SCSI device sda: 937433088 512-byte hdwr sectors (479966 MB)
SCSI device sda: drive cache: write back, no read (daft)
SCSI device sda: 937433088 512-byte hdwr sectors (479966 MB)
SCSI device sda: drive cache: write back, no read (daft)
 sda: sda1 sda2 sda3 < sda5 sda6 >
Attached scsi disk sda at scsi4, channel 0, id 0, lun 0

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Peter Cordes ;  e-mail: X(peter@cor , des.ca)

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 Confound him, too, who in this place set up a sundial, to cut and hack
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