Re: i2o_block struct gendisk misinitialization (2.4.3)

From: Alan Cox (
Date: Mon Apr 30 2001 - 11:08:52 EST

> i2o_block is not properly initializing its gendisk structure
> (i2o_gendisk) and someone forgot to link it to the gendisk linked list,
> causing i2o hard drives and partitions not to show in /proc/partitions
> (debian installer relies on this to find fdisk'able drives).

This is the least of your worries. If you are using i2o use a -ac kernel
tree. There are a _lot_ of other things wrong with the base 2.4 tree and I've
not yet merged the fixes back. Many cards won't even work with the base 2.4

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