Bug 113965 - No scsi nodes (/dev/sdx) defined in Distribution.
No scsi nodes (/dev/sdx) defined in Distribution.
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: MAKEDEV (Show other bugs)
3.0
s390 Linux
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Assigned To: Phil Knirsch
Brock Organ
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Blocks: 107563
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Reported: 2004-01-20 14:16 EST by Frank LeFevre
Modified: 2015-03-04 20:13 EST (History)
4 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2005-03-10 16:11:12 EST
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workaround script to automatically make /dev/sd* device files (104.88 KB, text/plain)
2004-03-18 12:16 EST, Brock Organ
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Description Frank LeFevre 2004-01-20 14:16:33 EST
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 5.5; Windows NT 5.0; YComp 
5.0.0.0; H010818)

Description of problem:
Unable to find node definitions for scsi devices. Had to manually 
create them using mknod commands.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
mknod

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.ls -al /dev/sd*

    

Actual Results:  No block files found.

Expected Results:  Nodes should have been predefined.

Additional info:

Manually added them:
   mknod sda b 8 0
   mknod sda1 b 8 1
   mknod sdb b 8 16
   mknod sdb1 b 8 17
   mknod sdc b 8 32
   mknod sdc1 b 8 33
   mknod sdd b 8 48
   mknod sdd1 b 8 49
   mknod sde b 8 64
   mknod sde1 b 8 65
   mknod sdf b 8 80
   mknod sdf1 b 8 81
   mknod sdg b 8 96
   mknod sdg1 b 8 97
   mknod sdh b 8 112
   mknod sdh1 b 8 113
   mknod sdi b 8 128
   mknod sdi1 b 8 129
   mknod sdj b 8 144
   mknod sdj1 b 8 145
Comment 11 Brock Organ 2004-03-18 12:16:17 EST
Created attachment 98657 [details]
workaround script to automatically make /dev/sd* device files
Comment 12 Frank LeFevre 2004-03-18 15:05:12 EST
Is there any reason why this can't be included in the mkdev package? 
Just seems that it would remove one piece of complexity for folks 
setting up scsi on Z for the first time. 
Comment 13 Bob Johnson 2004-03-18 17:25:39 EST
At this date for U2 we can not add this.
Does the workaround work ?
We can entertain this for U3.
Comment 18 Brock Organ 2004-07-01 13:08:29 EDT
internally verified fixed with MAKEDEV-3.3.12.3-1 ...
Comment 20 Bob Johnson 2005-03-08 16:31:16 EST
IBM pleae retest, believe this is in U3.
Comment 21 Brock Organ 2005-03-10 16:11:12 EST
looked at U4 system, verified /dev/sd* nodes present ... 

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