Bug 53505 - Outdated "gdth" drivers included in RH 7.2 Roswell Beta2
Outdated "gdth" drivers included in RH 7.2 Roswell Beta2
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Arjan van de Ven
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2001-09-10 12:40 EDT by Boji Tony Kannanthanam
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-09-10 12:41:04 EDT
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Description Boji Tony Kannanthanam 2001-09-10 12:40:59 EDT
Description of Problem:

Redhat 7.2 Roswell Beta 2 kernel contains outdated "gdth" kernel module 
for ICP/Intel RAID controllers. As a result unable to install RH 7.2 beta 
2 onto a RAID volume on newer ICP/Intel RAID Controllers.

The updated "gdth" driver sources (version 2.03) are available with kernel 
2.4.10-pre7 or from ICP vortex (an Intel Company) website at 

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How Reproducible:
Very reproducible

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Try to install RH 7.2 beta 2 (roswell) onto a RAID volume connected to 
newer ICP/Intel RAID controllers.
2. The kernel module "gdth" fails to load.

Actual Results:
The kernel module "gdth" fails to load during installation.

Expected Results:
The kernel module "gdth" should succesfully load during installation.

Additional Information:
Comment 1 Arjan van de Ven 2001-09-10 12:49:37 EDT
Unfortionatly the deadline for such kernel changes was a bit over 3 weeks ago;
These drivers will be included in our next release. 

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