[CentOS] Entry server hardware

Sun Feb 12 17:10:44 UTC 2006
Steve Bergman <steve at rueb.com>

Jerry57 (GMail) wrote:

>Hello Steve,
>Sunday, February 12, 2006, 9:34:26 AM, you wrote:
>>I have several machines with a Dell (LSI) ide RAID controller that LSI
>>just decided not to port from kernel 2.4 to 2.6.  Although it has now 
>>been ported by the community, it has never really regained its status a
>>first class citizen.  It's possible to make it work, but every kernel 
>  I have been searching for these drivers and haven't had much luck
>  yet, can you tell me where you found the "community" copy?  I only
>  have one right now and do plan on ridding myself of it, but for the
>  moment have to support it.
>  Thanks,
>  jer
Well, my experience is with FC2/FC3/FC4. (Yes, it's been going on that 

There is an installation driver disk, released by someone, possibly Dave 
Jones, for FC3 and FC4.  To be honest, the machines that I have that 
require the driver are all behind hardware firewalls and the local users 
are trusted, so I have just continued to use the same kernel, skipping 
updates on these machines.  So I don't remember where to go to get the 
disk.  Anyway, that's fedora anyway.

However, this page:


may be of help to you.