Bug 193151 - RHEL4-U3 will not boot from ultra320 scsi hard drive.
Summary: RHEL4-U3 will not boot from ultra320 scsi hard drive.
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel
Version: 4.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
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Assignee: Chip Coldwell
QA Contact: Brian Brock
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2006-05-25 17:59 UTC by Robert Thornthwaite
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2006-10-09 14:07:48 UTC

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Description Robert Thornthwaite 2006-05-25 17:59:25 UTC
Description of problem:
I can install RHEL4-U3 on a PC (MotherBoard: Tyan S2721 Thunder i7500 Pro) 
with an on board Adaptec 7902 320MB/s SCSI (it should be using the aic79xx 
driver) and SCSI hard drives but the system fails to reboot completely.  I 
tried it 3 times.

RHEL4-U1 installs and seems to work OK.

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

How reproducible:  Every time.

Steps to Reproduce:
1.  Intall RHEL4-U3 on system that uses the aic79xx driver with 320MB/s scsi 
hard drives.
2.  Try to reboot.  Will have a great deal of difficulty rebooting an will 
usually fail to completely reboot.
Actual results:

Expected results:

Additional info:

Comment 1 Tom Coughlan 2006-05-25 20:00:22 UTC
Please post the console messages that precede the failure. 

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