Subject: Re: NCR PCI SCSI bugs/fixes? Help!
To: Wayne Berke <>
From: Michael L. VanLoon -- <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/22/1995 06:48:46
>In message <>, "Michael L. Va
>Loon -- Iowa State University" writes:
>> However, I can't have the machine dieing every day with disk problems.
>> Does this sound like anything anyone else has dealt with, and maybe
>> fixed?  Urgent help would be much appreciated!  If there have been
>> fixes since 1.0, I'd be happy to hear about them.  I haven't been able
>> to follow the NetBSD lists much for the last month.

>Mike, remember this letter from last month?  Have you tried any of the more
>recent fixes to the ncr code?  Wolf has been doing a lot of work recently
>and just now fixed a serious bug I had with contention between the CD and
>disk for the scsi bus.  If you like I can send you the newest patches.
>Do you still have the 1.0 files?

Yes, sorry, I got WAY distracted with some other stuff at work.  I'm
still running with the very first patch he posted.  Which works
better, but not perfectly.

If you have some newer code, I'd be quite happy to test it out.


  Michael L. VanLoon                       
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