Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 113775
Adaptec SCSI driver "DV failed to configure device"
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:35 EST
Description of problem:
Adaptec SCSI driver displays the error, "DV failed to configure
device" on system boot-up
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Happens every time on boot-up
Steps to Reproduce:
dmesg lists the following:
scsi0 : Adaptec AIC7XXX EISA/VLB/PCI SCSI HBA DRIVER, Rev 6.2.36
<Adaptec 29160N Ultra160 SCSI adapter>
aic7892: Ultra160 Wide Channel A, SCSI Id=7, 32/253 SCBs
blk: queue ef203414, I/O limit 4095Mb (mask 0xffffffff)
scsi0:A:0:0: DV failed to configure device. Please file a bug report
against this driver.
no error messages.
Running an Adaptec 29160N card with two IBM SCSI hard drive, a Plextor
SCSI CD-ROM, a Plextor SCSI CD-RW, and an external SCSI Zip drive.
Created attachment 97076 [details]
This is a symptom of obsolete firmware in the device (probably the IBM
drive). Contact IBM/Hitachi for a firmware update.
Thanks for the bug report. However, Red Hat no longer maintains this version of
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