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Bug 162103 - add SGI scsi devices to list in scsi_scan.c
Summary: add SGI scsi devices to list in scsi_scan.c
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel
Version: 3.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Tom Coughlan
QA Contact: Brian Brock
Depends On:
Blocks: 156320
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-06-29 21:15 UTC by Eric Sandeen
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

Fixed In Version: RHSA-2005-663
Doc Type: Enhancement
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2005-09-28 15:27:24 UTC
Target Upstream Version:

Attachments (Terms of Use)
patch for scsi_scan.c (deleted)
2005-06-29 21:15 UTC, Eric Sandeen
no flags Details | Diff

System ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2005:663 qe-ready SHIPPED_LIVE Important: Updated kernel packages available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 Update 6 2005-09-28 04:00:00 UTC

Description Eric Sandeen 2005-06-29 21:15:21 UTC
Description of problem:
Some newer SGI scsi devices have sparse luns, and are not properly scanned.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:
every time

Steps to Reproduce:
1. attach SGI storage such as a TP9700
2. boot
3. observe luns
Actual results:
luns missing

Expected results:
all luns present :)

Additional info:
--- linux-2.4.21/drivers/scsi/scsi_scan.c.orig  2005-05-06 09:52:04.000000000 -0500
+++ linux-2.4.21/drivers/scsi/scsi_scan.c       2005-05-06 09:52:25.000000000 -0500
@@ -217,6 +217,9 @@ static struct dev_info device_list[] =
        {"SGI", "TP9300", "*", BLIST_SPARSELUN | BLIST_LARGELUN},
        {"SGI", "TP9400", "*", BLIST_SPARSELUN | BLIST_LARGELUN},
        {"SGI", "TP9500", "*", BLIST_SPARSELUN | BLIST_LARGELUN},
+       {"SGI", "TP9700", "*", BLIST_SPARSELUN | BLIST_LARGELUN},
+       {"SGI", "RM610", "*", BLIST_SPARSELUN | BLIST_LARGELUN},
+       {"SGI", "RM660", "*", BLIST_SPARSELUN | BLIST_LARGELUN},
        {"Raidtec", "FCR", "*", BLIST_SPARSELUN | BLIST_LARGELUN},



Comment 1 Eric Sandeen 2005-06-29 21:15:21 UTC
Created attachment 116148 [details]
patch for scsi_scan.c

Comment 2 Suzanne Hillman 2005-06-30 17:18:22 UTC
This looks like a feature request. In order to file a RHEL feature request,
please either contact Red Hat's Technical Support line at 888-GO-REDHAT or file
a web ticket at  Bugzilla is not an
official support channel, has no response guarantees, and may not route your
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is included in all releases and is not dropped from a future update or major

Comment 3 Prarit Bhargava 2005-06-30 18:05:10 UTC
Hi Suzanne,

I'll grab this and move it over to IT for JoAnne to review.

Sorry for the inconvenience,


Comment 4 Suzanne Hillman 2005-06-30 21:08:02 UTC
No problem. Thanks!

Comment 8 Ernie Petrides 2005-07-20 07:42:53 UTC
A fix for this problem has just been committed to the RHEL3 U6
patch pool this evening (in kernel version 2.4.21-33.EL).

Comment 11 Red Hat Bugzilla 2005-09-28 15:27:24 UTC
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.

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