Bug 475308

Summary: [LTC 5.4 FEAT] MPTSAS Driver Update [201495]
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Reporter: IBM Bug Proxy <bugproxy>
Component: kernelAssignee: Red Hat Kernel Manager <kernel-mgr>
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE QA Contact: Martin Jenner <mjenner>
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Priority: low    
Version: 5.4CC: andriusb, jjarvis, jlarrew
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Description IBM Bug Proxy 2008-12-08 20:40:31 UTC
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Emily J. Ratliff <ratliff@austin.ibm.com> - 
1. Feature Overview:
Feature Id:	[201495]
a. Name of Feature:	MPTSAS Driver Update
b. Feature Description
An updated version of mptsas driver is required to address several bug fixes and enhancements.  LSI
will provide the latest available version.

Additional Comments:	This request is to update the mptsas driver to the latest available version to
pick up the latest features and bug fixes.

2. Feature Details:
Sponsor:	xSeries
Architectures:
x86
x86_64

Arch Specificity: Purely Common Code
Affects Installer: Yes
Affects Kernel Modules: Yes
Delivery Mechanism: Direct from community
Category:	Device Drivers and IO
Request Type:	Driver - Update Version
d. Upstream Acceptance:	Accepted
Sponsor Priority	1
f. Severity: High
IBM Confidential:	no
Code Contribution:	3rd party code
g. Component Version Target:	Driver Update

3. Business Case
The mptsas driver is used across the System x product line.  We need the in-distro driver to be as
current as possible so known critical bugs are ensured to be corrected.

4. Primary contact at Red Hat: 
John Jarvis
jjarvis@redhat.com

5. Primary contacts at Partner:
Project Management Contact:
Monte Knutson, mknutson@us.ibm.com, 877-894-1495

Technical contact(s):
Kevin Stansell, kstansel@us.ibm.com
Chris McDermott, mcdermoc@us.ibm.com

IBM Manager:
Julio Alvarez, julioa@us.ibm.com

Comment 1 Andrius Benokraitis 2008-12-10 15:20:07 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 475455 ***