Subject: Re: Unrecognized disk installing on 4100
To: Bill Warrick <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 04/09/2004 23:49:34
On Fri, Apr 09, 2004 at 07:08:12AM -0700, Bill Warrick wrote:
> After booting from the two book diskettes and
> proceeding through the first few steps of the
> installation I get a message that says no disks are
> found for the installation.  I have read a few
> accounts of running makedev manually and another
> account of creating ld* devices manually.  This has
> not yielded any results.
> I have a single cpu AlphaServer 4100 with two RAID
> cabinets (Storage Works RAID Array 230/Plus
> Subsystem).
> I am trying to install 1.6.2.
> Thoughts?

Do you know what disk controller you have ?
Can you post the boot message ?

maybe you could also try 2.0_BETA:

Manuel Bouyer <>
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