On Wed, 11 Jun 2008 15:24:48 -0400
"Brett Alton" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Brett I have very little experience with Ubuntu, except that
> I know that this card did not work with version that I tried, not more
> than few months ago.
He probably tried 6.06, which was released before that card was even
produced and, of course, 6.06 doesn't support it.
> 3ware 9XXX driver is in kernel forever. However this is new card, new
> interface, it is still 9000 series
It's not that new, it's almost 2 years old. On can say that it's from
9xxx series, cause of the name, but support for this card required a
big change in driver, not only product ID.
> Those people know lots about Ubuntu and not much about card that is at
> the issue.
Lol... One of those 'People' have more than 20 of those cards all over
the world, with Ubuntu on those servers
> Things change all the time. It is perfectly possible that Ubuntu does
> support it now.
Here is a patch for 6.06:
I've just checked, this card is supported since 7.04.
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