On Thu, 2003-02-06 at 16:02, Saqib N Ali seagate com wrote: > Hi All. > > I am having problems installing RedHat 8.0 on Compaq Proliant 3000 servers > dual CPU servers. Everytime I try to install the RedHat 8.0, the 2nd CPU > dies. I have tried this on 3 different server (all Proliant 3000) with the > same results. Now I have 3 Proliants with 2nd CPUs non-functional. The only > way to revive the CPU is to reset the BIOS, which also cause the array info > to be lost, and have to re-install the OS. > > So it seems to me that RedHat 8.0 is modifying something in the BIOS that > it is not suppose to. > > Has anyone else ran into this problem with the similar architecture or dual > CPU configurations? Are you sure you have the correct SMP kernel installed? # rpm -qa|grep kernel -- Dave Sherman MCSE, MCSA, CCNA "If we wanted you to understand it, we wouldn't call it code."
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