Having problems with your IBM eserver xSeries 255 8685 ?

How to make the IBM eSever boot from the internal SCSI HDD

\015 I've just recently came into possession of an IBM eServer 255 8685. It has 4x Xeon 2.0 processors and 4GB memory and one SCSI HDD (36GB) installed on the top back plane in slot 0 (zero). The top back plane is connected to the internal SCSI port.I have installed Debian Linux on this server. The process seems to be going fine during the partitioning of the hard drive, installing the system and boot loader. Unfortunately, when the server is rebooted, it cannot find the boot disk. I've been in the BIOS start up options and in the SCSI setup options trying to make sure things are pointing to the proper disk, but things still don't seem to be working.I will be more than happy to provide any helpful information to assist in this endeavor.Thank you for your help.Jim\015

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