[CentOS] Centos 5.2 install problem

Daisuke Tonoki tonoki at osstech.co.jp
Thu Nov 27 06:58:47 UTC 2008

nate wrote:
> Michael Kress wrote:
>> Hi, I'm trying a fresh install on a x86_64 (Supermicro X7dbe, 2xIntel
>> Xeon X5450, 8 GB, 3WARE 9650SE-8LPML, 3 disks in RAID 5).
>> The format takes quite long (2,7 TB), that seems to be normal, but then
>> the first boot will not take place, instead the system loops. Any hints?
> Try again using a volume that is less than 2TB in size and see
> if it makes a difference?
> nate

In addition.
I remember that my server had same problem with over 2TB logical volumes.
Installation successfully is point, but can not boot it.
Maybe old 3ware driver can't treat over 2TB volumes.
go with nate's talk.


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