Bug 106958 - Promise PDC20378 integrated SATA Controller not supported in 64-bit RedHat Linux Ver. 8.0.95 (GinGin) 64-bit Opteron Distribution
Summary: Promise PDC20378 integrated SATA Controller not supported in 64-bit RedHat L...
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 106957
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: redhat-config-boot   
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Version: beta1
Hardware: ia64
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Harald Hoyer
QA Contact: David Lawrence
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Reported: 2003-10-13 23:08 UTC by Joe Bidgio
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:58 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 18:59:06 UTC
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Description Joe Bidgio 2003-10-13 23:08:22 UTC
Description of problem:
During installation of 64-bit Red Hat Linux Ver. 8.0.95 (GinGin) the Promise 
SATA controller PDC20378 drivers were not available or not supported yet by 
the distribution (GinGin), Tyan (motherboard manufacturer), or Promise 
Technologies (controller manufacturer).  

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Installation 8.0.95 (GinGin) 64-bit Red Hat linux distribution

Dual 64-bit AMD Opteron on Tyan S2880 Motherboard.

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.  Insert CD to boot from and follow normal guidlines
2.  Installation begins copy of files to the SATA hard disk drive then fails.
Actual results:
Failure of installation, then system automatically reboots, because it finds 
no hard drives.

Expected results:
Copy files to the HDD, installation works fine with the 32-bit distribution of 
RedHat linux version 9 distribution 

Additional info:
I contacted Tyan and Promise, they have no release date for the 64-bit 
drivers, but have pleanty of pre-release drivers for 32-bit linux.

Comment 1 Harald Hoyer 2003-10-14 00:17:34 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 106957 ***

Comment 2 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 18:59:06 UTC
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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