[CentOS-devel] Re: Areca RAID drivers
ssilva at sgvwater.com
Tue Sep 4 21:47:14 UTC 2007
Phil Schaffner spake the following on 9/4/2007 2:34 PM:
> I have a CentOS-4 server with an Areca RAID that I would like to update
> to CentOS-5. Have been building my own CentOS-4 RPMS based on
> bodgit-n-scarper SRPM, but that is a kludge of a spec file that needs to
> be hand-edited and rebuilt for each kernel.
> Google found various interesting things for CentOS/EL-5:
> Karanbir provided driver disk images and indicated that kmod drivers
> would be in CentOS-5 Extras, but apparently these never materialized.
> The only src.rpm I could turn up was the last link above, and I did get
> CentOS-5 x86_64 kmod-style drivers to build from that one. Found other
> indications that these drivers MIGHT be in the standard 5.1 kernel.
> Before I proceed with a roll-your-own approach again, I would like to
> inquire about the possibility of CentOS support for Areca RAID. Will
> Extras or Plus kernel support be forthcoming? Should I hold off for
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