Subject: Re: Problem reports?
To: Stephen J. Roznowski <>
From: Dick Wood <>
List: amiga-dev
Date: 08/30/1994 21:29:14
> From: (Stephen J. Roznowski)
> > From:
> > Can I see a show of hands from people that are having problems
> > with the current release?  I recall seeing posts about
> > system hangs with heavy disk activety.  Can people seeing
> > this please report your system configuration (i.e. dmesg)
> I'm still having occasional hangs under heavy floppy driver activity
> (for example, running the mkfloppy script that I sent you). This is
> on a stock A3000.
> Other than that, the current release has been pretty solid for me.
> -SR

Well, Stephen, I'm still having only rare successful use from my
Archive Viper Tape drive.  And then only with 'tar'.  'dd' absolutely
refuses to work for me - either reading or writing; at least with
the senarios I've tried.

Did you ever get a (definitive) answer on the "flakey-ness" you were 
looking into?  If you did, I guess I missed your post.