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Solaris 2.6 - AHA2940-U2W supported?

Posted on 1998-12-20
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Anyone knows if Adaptec AHA2940 Ultra2 cards (2940U2W or 7890) are supported under solaris  x86 2.6 or 2.7? If so, then how can one get the drivers... suffering with Dell PowerEdge 2300... Thanks!
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by:procguy
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Sun keeps all patches and  updated drivers for Solaris x86 at the following location:

http://access1.sun.com/drivers/driverMain.html

There are three updates for Solaris x86 v2.6  Just download and apply.

Hope this helps.
-procguy
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tfabian earned 100 total points
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the Sun website at url http://soldc.sun.com/support/drivers/hcl/hcl.html
exlains in it's hardware compatability matrix that you need drivers from url

  http://soldc.sun.com/

see also

 http://soldc.sun.com/support/drivers/hcl/7/may+99/files/c0111.htm#FTN.X86HCL-FN-10

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by:alexkai
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Thanks for the info (it's actually just in time for another server). It looks like Sun didn't have the drivers until May... that _is_ disappointing.

Curiously enough, I posted the question on December (1998). I though it was dead!
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by:tfabian
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as long as the questions are here, they're never dead..

:)


expect someone to answer eventually...


 good luck with the new server..


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