[CentOS] udev rules for /dev/sd[a-z] ?

John R Pierce pierce at hogranch.com
Wed Aug 13 17:04:45 UTC 2008

James Pearson wrote:
> I have a third party application that I want to run a CentOS4 box that 
> is expecting to access the generic SCSI devices through /dev/sga, 
> /dev/sgb, etc. However, the devices set up by udev are /dev/sg0, 
> /dev/sg1 etc.

just curious, what sort of scsi controller is that?   every CentOS 4 
system with regular SCSI (or SAS or whatever) that I've seen has created 
/dev/sda /dev/sdb, etc...   only exceptions I've seen are are things 
like Compaq/HP SmartArray controllers that use /dev/cciss/c0d0

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