[Dyson-devel] The installer

Игорь Пашев pashev.igor at gmail.com
Mon Apr 29 22:33:15 MSK 2013

2013/4/29 Игорь Пашев <pashev.igor at gmail.com>:
> 2013/4/29 Jason Upton <wavejumper00 at gmail.com>:
>> Ah, I see.  Thanks for helping me understand why it is not there.
> Workaround:
> 1. boot CD
> 2. download drvtools http://apt.osdyson.org/pool/main/d/drvtools/
> 3. unpack with dpkg-deb -x drvtools_2.10-1_illumos-amd64.deb /tmp
> 4. download closed source archive
> 5. install mpt with /tmp/usr/sbin/add_drv
> this should be done when welcome screen is being showed
> Note that root fs has approx. 20 MB of free space, /tmp is mounted on swap.
> After installation, before reboot, copy mpt driver to created BE (it
> should be mounted on /tmp/install-XXX)
> and use /tmp/usr/sbin/add_drv again with the -b option. and remember
> to update boot archive.

Update: you need not to use add_drv, just modload /kernel/drv/amd64/mpt,
because all driver info is already in place :-)

pashev at bok:~$ sudo modinfo | grep mpt
186 fffffffff800c000  3fb28 116   1  mpt (MPT HBA Driver)

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