Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 53505
Outdated "gdth" drivers included in RH 7.2 Roswell Beta2
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:37:00 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Redhat 7.2 Roswell Beta 2 kernel contains outdated "gdth" kernel module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
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
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.
The kernel module "gdth" fails to load during installation.
The kernel module "gdth" should succesfully load during installation.
Unfortionatly the deadline for such kernel changes was a bit over 3 weeks ago;
These drivers will be included in our next release.