I also had a problem with an AHA1542. I had to use 330,11,7,1 to get it
PS: Upgrade a 1542? That's the newsest piece of equipment I own!
> After upgrading to RH 6.1 several things that I'd taken for granted, like
> the parallel port, sound card, and scsi controller suddenly stopped working.
> With the help of a friend who knows about such things I was able to
> resurrect the sound card and parallel port, but he's run out of ideas on the
> SCSI adapter, so I'm going to bother you folks with it.
> It's an elderly Adaptec AHA1542. My friend's suggestion was to add
> "alias scsi_hostadapter aha1542"
> to my /etc/conf.modules file. Tried that, but dmesg tells me that I have
> zero host adapters. This is all very weird, because I was able to get my
> ATAPI CD burner to set up properly after the fact (after beating KUDZU over
> the head with a very heavy stick). So I have a 'fake' SCSI host, but no
> real ones.
> So, if anyone has an Adapted AHA 1542 running properly under RedHat 6.1,
> I'd *really* like to know how you did it.
> Yes, I know I should just upgrade my elderly card, but it is (or was)
> sufficient for my uses, as most of my devices are IDE.
> Mike Graham | Metalworker by trade
> mikegraham at sprint dot ca | Rancher by choice
> Caledon, Ontario, Canada | Weird by nature