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IBM releases ServeRAID driver as GPL

Jun 01, 1999, 21:01 (11 Talkback[s])


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IBM today released a driver for it's ServeRAID family of high-performance RAID controllers as GPL - a first among major systems vendors.

The ServeRAID device driver has been developed (and tested) under RedHat Linux 6.0 (Kernel 2.2.5 and 2.2.9). This driver is being released as BETA software under the terms of the GNU Public License.

The ServeRAID for Linux device driver works with the following controllers:

  • ServeRAID I
  • ServeRAID II
  • ServeRAID 3H
  • ServeRAID 3L
  • ServeRAID on the Planer (IBM PC Server 330)
  • ServeRAID on the Planer (Netfinity 5500)

The driver can be found at http://www.developer.ibm.com/welcome/netfinity/serveraid_beta.html