[PVE-User] Proxmox and Intel X58

Martin Maurer martin at proxmox.com
Fri Feb 20 10:13:24 CET 2009

> Hello,
> Has anybody ever tried (and, ideally, succeeded) in installing proxmox
> on a System with an Intel DX58SO Board? In my attempts, the proxmox
> kernel doesn't boot because it doesn't find the hard drives. I tried
> both the official and an adapted initrd, all fail when it comes to
> mount /
> Any ideas? Or is this chipset just too new for 2.6.24?
> Here some hardware details:
> # grep -m1 "model name" /proc/cpuinfo
> model name      : Intel(R) Core(TM) i7 CPU         920  @ 2.67GHz

I have no such system here. Can you test Ubuntu 8.04.2 (server, 64-bit) and if it does not work, 8.10 server - does this work and which driver is loaded? 

Br, martin 

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