Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 7990
boot disk hangs when loading aic7xxx
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:53 EDT
shipped RH6.1 boot disk hangs when loading the scsi driver aic7xxx.
this happens with RH6.1 CD in either Yamaha or Nakamichi CD reader.
note: similar hardware support problem existed with RH6.0's
shipped boot disk, subsequently corrected with new
images DL from RH.
hardware consists of:
TYAN S1836 system board (AIC7895 chipset on-board)
128MB PC100 ECC memory
AGP Voodoo3 3000 16MB
9GB IBM UW SCSI hard disk
Yamaha 400xx SCSI2 CD Read/Write
Nakamichi M16J SCSI2 5-CD changer
Intel NIC (Pro100 chipset on-board)
Creative Labs (SB16 chipset on-board)
What do the boot messages say? Any indication that the Adaptec module is
Unable to reproduce.