Re: debian sarge install on new dell PE 1850 and 2850
On Thu, Jul 21, 2005 at 05:57:16PM -0500, Matthew Lenz wrote:
> Actually it sounds like 2.6 is the problem Unless you have a very recent
> version of the 2.6 kernel running like 2.6.12 (tried ubuntu which is using
> 2.6.10 and they didn't have the driver) or so it doesn't work. I think
> I'll be ok, atleast according to the people on the dell linux users list.
I have a PE1420SC, which has a OEM DELL SCSI hardware...
I used http://staff.osuosl.org/~kveton/debian/debian-dell-2.4.29.iso in
order to make a first install.
It now runs a 2.6.11 recompiled kernel, and everything is ok.
I hope this iso can help you...
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Matt Zagrabelny" <email@example.com>
> To: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Sent: Thursday, July 21, 2005 4:50 PM
> Subject: Re: debian sarge install on new dell PE 1850 and 2850
> >On Thu, 2005-07-21 at 15:43 -0500, Matthew Lenz wrote:
> >>Ya know something.. I think I'm high. I think sarge will actually
> >>just fine on this hardware. Its just a matter of recompiling the kernel
> >>get everything working perfectly once its on there.
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