Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 10010
RFE:Support booting from RAID array controller
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:54 EDT
LILO Configuration in Redhat Installer shows wrong device in master boot
record (MBR) section. When system booting off array controller (configured
in BIOS), Redhat installer displays SCSI device (/dev/sda) for MBR
System - Compaq PL1600, 450Mhz,
ROM version - P08 01/17/2000
Boot Controller: Compaq SA431
Other Controller - Integrated SCSI
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Configure SA431 as a first boot device in Smartstart4.70 Pass6.
2. Start installing Redhat 6.1.92.
3. Divide partitions on /dev/ida/c0d0 - root and swap
4. LILO Configuration tool shows /dev/sda for MBR and /dev/ida/c0d0p1 for
First sector of boot partition while /dev/ida/c0d0 suppose to be MBR
This issue has been added to a features request list for later releases.
Moving to RESOVLED - DEFERRED from CLOSED - DEFERRED
Support for changing the boot order of devices has been added to CVS for the