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dell poweredge 2300

On Tue, 23 May 2000, Frank Ramsay wrote:

> Has anyone installed RedHat 6.1 on this machine?  I have been
> asked to 'recyle' it at work by putting Linux on it.  I checked
> the hardware list and found most of the hardware listed being
> 'tier 1' (aka works perfectly) but I don't know what kind of
> raid adapters the system uses.  I do know what it is currently
> configured for BIOS to control the raid.  Does anyone know if
> RedHat 6.1 will have any problems with this?  Or other gochas with
> this machine.

We're running RH 6.0 on a Dell Poweredge 6300.  It uses the AMI MegaRAID
and the Adaptec AIC7xxx SCSI drivers.  Also has a eepro100 ethernet card.
I don't know for sure that the 2300 has the AMI MegaRAID, but I'd say it's
a good bet.  Works ok here...

Derek Martin
System Administrator
Mission Critical Linux
martin at 

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