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    SubjectRe: SCSI as module
    On Sat, 30 Mar 1996, Sheldon E. Newhouse wrote:

    > Perhaps this is a silly question, but I am curious anyway. If the only
    > hard disk is a SCSI on the system (in my case an Adaptec 2940), then how
    > is one to boot and load the SCSI as a module? Wouldn't it make more
    > sense to ask the kernel maker whether his base boot disk is SCSI or IDE
    > and set the defaults accordingly?
    >
    With the new initrd (since 1.3.73) it is possible to load the scsi
    modules before mounting the root-filesystem on the scsi hard disk.

    Gerd

    Gerd Knorr <kraxel@cs.tu-berlin.de> | http://www.cs.tu-berlin.de/~kraxel/



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