In installing RH 6.1 to a Netfinity 8500R, an updated Adaptec driver is required. When using the 6.1 update disk v5.1.33 or 5.1.34 from:
an error message occurs during the installation saying no SCSI devices are found.
However, an earlier version of the driver, 5.1.28 driver works. This is not posted on Doug's website.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. 'text dd' install
2. Insert aix7xxx driver diskette when prompted
Are you sure this is 6.1 ?
Yes, this bug was found in using RH6.1. The Netfinity 8500R has the AIC-7897 controller.
Resolved in Red Hat Linux 6.2
Closing at customer's request.
Really closing it this time.