Easier way to install on 3ware 9550 card?

Dan Mahoney, System Admin danm at prime.gushi.org
Thu Jan 11 08:59:24 PST 2007

yOn Wed, 10 Jan 2007, Erik Trulsson wrote:

> On Wed, Jan 10, 2007 at 05:24:26AM -0500, Dan Mahoney, System Admin wrote:
>> On Wed, 3 Jan 2007, John Nielsen wrote:
>> Apologies for top-posting.
>> I've made some progress with this, but as I suspected, I'm screwed on
>> "namespace collision".  I.e. I am unable to load a version of twa.ko that
>> supports my 3ware card because a previous version of twa.ko that does not
>> support it is already in the generic kernel.  Changing the name of the
>> loadable doesn't help, either.
>> It looks like I might have to make my own release, and my own ISO, using
>> the driver source from the 3ware site.
>> Does anyone have an easier way of doing this?
> Might some of the following information from 3ware be of help?
> http://www.3ware.com/KB/article.aspx?id=15003

This details exactly what I need to do.  However, the drivers that SHOULD 
be attached to the article are NOT.

-Dan Mahoney



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