Subject: Re: Device Drivers Info wanted
To: Olaf Seibert <email@example.com>
From: Larry Glamb <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/16/1996 10:52:18
Olaf Seibert wrote:
> MO drives that act like a disk work just fine as a disk. I am using
> one right now, in fact. The 1.0 kernel (i386) reports it thusly:
> ncr0 targ 4 lun 0: <FUJITSU ,M2512A ,1408> SCSI2 direct removable
> sd2 at scsibus4sd2(ncr0:4:0): asynchronous.
> sd2(ncr0:4:0): illegal request
> sd2: could not mode sense (4); using ficticious geometry
> : 217MB, 217 cyl, 64 head, 32 sec, 512 bytes/sec
> > The drive is reported by NetBSD as not to support a mode sense command.
> but then it goes on using some geometry anyway.
Did you get access to full capacity and have you tried reading the disk
machines or after upgrading to 1.1?
I seem to remember the same type of message when i tried to hook up a
drive but didn't want to chance it since i use the media for long term
larry glamb (email@example.com)