Server Products
TA-948: Unable to Load Linux* or Intel® Deployment Assistant from Optical Drive

In certain Intel® Server Systems, SR1625UR, SR2600UR and SR2625UR, when using the optical drive that plugs directly into the backplane using the standard 13-pin SATA connector, may fail to install Linux* or boot from the Intel® Deployment Assistant CD.

The technical advisory details the issue and the corrective action.

icon  Technical Advisory 948 [PDF]
File Name: TA0948-01_USB_to_SATA_converter.pdf
Size: 120,024 bytes
Date: April 2010

Operating System:

Red Hat Linux*, SUSE Linux*

This applies to:

Intel® Deployment Assistant
Intel® Server Board S5520UR
Intel® Server System SR1625UR
Intel® Server System SR2600UR Family
Intel® Server System SR2625UR Family

Solution ID: CS-031515
Last Modified: 22-Oct-2014
Date Created: 04-Apr-2010