Installation of Dell 3220 Storage Manager software causes the system to kernel panic during boot

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  • The system was functioning properly this morning, but after installing the Storage Manager software above the system will no longer boot.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  • Dell PowerEdge R710 - Though other chassis with the same controller could be affected
  • LSI Logic / Symbios Logic LSI MegaSAS 9260 (rev 04)
  • Serial Attached SCSI controller: LSI Logic / Symbios Logic SAS2008 PCI-Express Fusion-MPT SAS-2 [Falcon] (rev 02)

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