[Beowulf] Sil 3124 controller, boot from disk, UUID issues

Bogdan Costescu bcostescu at gmail.com
Thu Apr 15 02:01:15 PDT 2010

On Wed, Apr 14, 2010 at 11:49 PM, David Mathog <mathog at caltech.edu> wrote:
> Here's the problem - in order to boot from a Sil 3124 controller the
> disk must be configured as a single disk concatenation set.

Can't you find some other controller which allows better control of
the boot related options ?

> What I'm seeking is a way to configure this system so that it will boot
> properly from the disk on the 3124 controller whether or not there are
> disk(s) also plugged into the 3114.

Have you tried to completely disable the 3114 controller ? Not only
unplugging all disks, but disabling it in BIOS.


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