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Bug 18849 - RFE: A100U2W SCSI controller support
RFE: A100U2W SCSI controller support
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: installer (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Brock Organ
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2000-10-10 16:50 EDT by Dan Sanders
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:29 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-12-08 14:52:15 EST
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Description Dan Sanders 2000-10-10 16:50:16 EDT
The installer does not find and setup the Initio A100U2W SCSI controller, 
even though this controller has been supported since v2.1.x 

It does find and setup the Initio INI-9100UW controller just fine. 
Please add the A100U2W to your setup.

This was found in running the Autoboot in the dosutils directory on the 
RedHat 7 CD from dos mode.
Comment 1 Michael Fulbright 2000-11-01 15:54:30 EST
Assigning to test engineer to verify
Comment 2 Brock Organ 2000-11-02 11:02:51 EST
verified ... this module is not present in the modules.cgz file used by the
installer (in the RedHat/instimage/modules/ directory) ... the module IS present
for post-install use (ie /lib/modules/2.2.16-22/scsi/a100u2w.o)

we will try to add this in our future release ... thanks for your report!
Comment 3 Dan Sanders 2000-11-10 12:32:50 EST
Until this is resolved how do users install RedHat 7 using the A100U2W adapter?
Comment 4 Erik Troan 2000-11-21 13:35:44 EST
This is now fixed for the next release -- the driver will appear on our driver

For 7.0 users, I've created a driver disk for this card which is available as:

We don't have this card available, however, so we couldn't test it. Pleasa test
this, and let us know if you'd like to send us a card for in-house testing in
the future.
Comment 5 Dan Sanders 2000-12-20 11:31:37 EST
I need to send you a card for testing as the disk image you made does not work. 
Please email me at dans@initio.com and give me the shipping address.

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