Re: Debian Sparc installer with raid 1 support
I have been using some of the latest installers and notice that there
is now an option within the partitioning menu to create software raid,
when I select this option I am told that the kernel does not support
I'm using Linux software raid1 on a SparcStation 20 with 2 4.5GB SCA
disks. It seems to run fine, except that the machine has to resync the
root raid with every single boot, and also that SILO bails when booting
from the scsi disks.
My SILO config is as follows:
When I boot it gets as far as SI and then says "Program Terminated".
I'm able to boot the machine by using SILO from the debian CD in a
somewhat ingenious workaround:
boot cdrom /iommu/sbus/espdma@f,400000/esp@f,800000/sd@3,0;1/vmlinuz
I'm also having big problems with kernels that can be booted, I tried
using the debs from http://osinvestor.com/sparc/ but they wont boot at
Thanks in advance.
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