Bug 87849 - Additional PLATYPUS vendor line for scsi_scan.c
Additional PLATYPUS vendor line for scsi_scan.c
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
2.1
All Linux
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Assigned To: Tom Coughlan
Brian Brock
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: 87850 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2003-04-02 23:30 EST by Peter Miller
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:06 EST (History)
1 user (show)

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Last Closed: 2003-10-03 11:08:35 EDT
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Additional PLATYPUS vendor line. (361 bytes, patch)
2003-04-02 23:34 EST, Peter Miller
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Description Peter Miller 2003-04-02 23:30:05 EST
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Description of problem:
RedHat Advanced Server 2.1

I work for Platypus Technology.  We make solid state storage devices.
Our testing indicates that an additional vendor line is required in 
drives.scsi/scsi_scan.c, a patch is attached.

Without this patch, "scsi: DISK CAPACITY: failure" error messages frequently 
occur when attempting to access Platypus QikLINK fibre channel devices.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
kernel-2.4.9-e.3
kernel-smp-2.4.9-e.3
kernel-source-2.4.9-e.3

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. install Platypus QikLINK product
2. without the patch, attempt to load you fibre channel device driver module
3. examine /var/log/messages, you will see the error "scsi: DISK CAPACITY: 
failure" message
    

Expected Results:  No error should appear.
All LUNS should be reported by
cat /proc/scsi/scsi

Additional info:

Patch:
--- drivers/scsi/scsi_scan.c-orig       Wed Mar 26 11:26:18 2003
+++ drivers/scsi/scsi_scan.c    Wed Mar 26 11:27:53 2003
@@ -167,6 +167,7 @@
        {"IBM","AuSaV1S2", "*", BLIST_FORCELUN},
        {"IBM","3542", "*", BLIST_FORCELUN},
        {"DELL","PV-136T-FC", "*", BLIST_FORCELUN},
+       {"PLATYPUS", "CX5", "*", BLIST_SPARSELUN | BLIST_FORCELUN},

        /*
         * Must be at end of list...
Comment 1 Peter Miller 2003-04-02 23:34:22 EST
Created attachment 90859 [details]
Additional PLATYPUS vendor line.
Comment 2 Arjan van de Ven 2003-04-03 08:55:59 EST
I'm passing this request on to our storage specialist for adding to the sourcebase. 
Comment 3 Tom Coughlan 2003-04-09 16:02:55 EDT
This has been checked in for RHEL 2.1, x86 and ia64.

(Based on the kernel version you running, I see you are running RHEL 2.1, not
RHL 8.0)

I also submitted this to Marcelo and Alan, so all future kernels should have it.  
Comment 4 Tom Coughlan 2003-07-23 14:13:08 EDT
*** Bug 87850 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 5 Suzanne Hillman 2003-10-03 11:08:35 EDT
Since it's been almost 6 months since the patch was checked in, with no comments
saying that it was not actually fixed, I'm closing this. Please reopen if the
problem still exists.

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