Re: 2.2.19pre9 Kernel panic aic7xxx

From: Doug Ledford (
Date: Mon Feb 12 2001 - 22:22:39 EST

Carlos Carvalho wrote:
> Doug Ledford ( wrote on 9 February 2001 16:41:
> >The latest patch I sent Alan had both the hosts.c fix and some other fixes, so
> >I'm thinking it hasn't made it into his 2.2.19pre9 kernel. The next one
> >should work fine as far as aic7xxx is concerned.
> I think you should post your patch here, because pre9 is unusable
> without it. Well, at least for me, but this is the first time in
> almost 9 years that this happens. I have fairly standard 7890, in
> 2940, 2940UW adaptecs. If it doesn't work for me, it's likely to not
> work for many others. Since pre9 is urgent because of the security
> patches, it'd be good to upgrade as soon as possible.
> Another alternative is that Alan posts the security part separately.
> Or that he releases pre10, including all Trond's fixes for nfs as
> well :-) :-)

The patches needed to get the aic7xxx driver working with 2.2.19-pre9 are now
up on my web page (see my sig).


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