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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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