SUMMARY: scg (Schily generic scsi) driver installation problem

From: Trent Takeyasu (
Date: Fri Mar 17 2000 - 15:05:51 CST

I wrote:

> I am having a heck of a time trying to install the scg drivers. The
> following is a copy of the pkgadd dialog.
> The important part seems to be where it trys to attach the device with
> devfsadm. Any advice would be greatly appreciated.
> ## Executing postinstall script.
> devfsadm: driver failed to attach: scg
> Warning: Driver (scg) successfully added to system but failed to attach
> pkgadd: ERROR: postinstall script did not complete successfully
> Installation of <SCHILYscg> failed

Apparently this is normal when installing it to Solaris 2.7 install running in
64 bit mode. I the got the correct version of the scg driver
(scg-sparcv9-sol2.7 beta) and copied it to /kernel/drv/sparcv9/scg. A boot -r
later and everything was working fine.

Thanks to everyone who replied.

Trent Takeyasu
Sys Admin
University of Lethbridge

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