Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 113965
No scsi nodes (/dev/sdx) defined in Distribution.
Last modified: 2015-03-04 20:13:20 EST
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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):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.ls -al /dev/sd*
Actual Results: No block files found.
Expected Results: Nodes should have been predefined.
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
Created attachment 98657 [details]
workaround script to automatically make /dev/sd* device files
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.
At this date for U2 we can not add this.
Does the workaround work ?
We can entertain this for U3.
internally verified fixed with MAKEDEV-126.96.36.199-1 ...
IBM pleae retest, believe this is in U3.
looked at U4 system, verified /dev/sd* nodes present ...