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    SubjectRe: [Fwd: NWFS 2.2 question...]

    John,

    Thanks David Neufeld and Charles White from Compaq are already helping
    track this down, and I've contacted the customer on-site and we are
    working through the issues. An updated driver, however, is always
    helpful.

    Thanks,

    :-)

    Jeff

    "Cagle, John" wrote:
    >
    > Please try the latest driver from:
    >
    > http://www.compaq.com/products/servers/linux/linux-drivers.html
    >
    > It's cpqarray v1.0.9, and has support for the Smart Array 3200 Array
    > Controller. If this isn't the answer you were looking for, please let me
    > know. It wasn't clear from the thread what the real problem is.
    >
    > Thanks,
    > John Cagle
    > Compaq ProLiant Linux Team
    > john.cagle at compaq.com
    >
    > > -----Original Message-----
    > > From: Jeff V. Merkey [mailto:jmerkey@timpanogas.com]
    > > Sent: Wednesday, August 23, 2000 4:34 PM
    > > To: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org; Arrays
    > > Subject: Re: [Fwd: NWFS 2.2 question...]
    > >
    > > Can Compaq help with this?
    > >
    > > Jeff
    > >
    > > "Jeff V. Merkey" wrote:
    > > --------------------------------------------------------------
    > > >
    > > > "Jeff V. Merkey" wrote:
    > > > >
    > > > > Obviously, the symbolic handle names they advertise for the disk
    > > > > controller are incorrect. Who out there owns the SMART2
    > > Driver for
    > > > > Linux? We need some help opening drives on it from
    > > userspace. The file
    > > > > globals.c has an array of these names. Please advise.
    > > > >
    > > > > Jeff
    > > > >
    > > > > ascott@humana.com wrote:
    > > > > >
    > > > > > I've pulled down the NWFS opensource stuff. It
    > > compiled just fine. I'm
    > > > > > trying to get this running on a RedHat 6.2 system with
    > > over 130GB of
    > > > > > attached storage. We need something other than ext2
    > > for this box (it'll be
    > > > > > dealing with files larger than 2GB). The only problem
    > > I'm getting is it
    > > > > > won't identify my disk drives. NWDISK sees md0 - md14
    > > (to which have
    > > > > > nothing attached). My stuff is all hanging off of a
    > > Compaq 3200 controller
    > > > > > (/dev/ida/c0dX). I checked through the globals.h file
    > > and found a def for
    > > > > > a Compaq SMART-2 controller, which the 3200 is
    > > compatible with, but it made
    > > > > > no difference. I'm not a kernel programmer, so
    > > sloshing through the source
    > > > > > code to find how it scans for drives and fixing it
    > > myself would take years.
    > > > > > If you can point me in the right direction, I'd
    > > appreciate it a ton.
    > > > > >
    > > > > > Thanks,
    > > > > > andrew scott
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