Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 596961
Partition device nodes not showing up
Last modified: 2010-12-03 09:16:24 EST
Description of problem:
Using a PCI SATA card in a PowerMac G4. The device nodes (sda, sdb, etc) show up alright, however the device nodes for partitions do not show up. Running fdisk and simply writing the existing partition table makes the device nodes show up/work. Driver: sata_mv
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Happens every boot
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot the machine
2. Partition device nodes do not exist
/dev/sda through /dev/sdd exist, but /dev/sda1 and such do not.
/dev/sdaX device nodes existing.
Linux izumi.sokudo.us 126.96.36.199-115.fc12.ppc #1 Fri Apr 30 19:26:31 UTC 2010 ppc ppc ppc GNU/Linux
sata_mv 0001:10:12.0: version 1.28
sata_mv 0001:10:12.0: enabling device (0014 -> 0017)
sata_mv 0001:10:12.0: Gen-II 32 slots 8 ports SCSI mode IRQ via INTx
ata1: SATA link up 3.0 Gbps (SStatus 123 SControl 300)
ata2: SATA link up 3.0 Gbps (SStatus 123 SControl 300)
ata3: SATA link up 3.0 Gbps (SStatus 123 SControl 300)
ata4: SATA link up 3.0 Gbps (SStatus 123 SControl 300)
sda: sda1 sda2 sda3 sda4 < sda5 >
sdc: sdc1 sdc2 sdc3 sdc4 < sdc5 >
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