Subject: Re: SCSI CD-ROM always empty on boot
To: None <>
From: Mike Long <>
List: current-users
Date: 07/24/1995 13:42:42
>Date: Mon, 24 Jul 1995 08:13:19 -0400
>From: Bill Sommerfeld <>

>> > ahb0 targ 4 lun 0: <TOSHIBA, CD-ROM XM-3501TA, 2694> SCSI2 5/cdrom removable
>> > cd0 at scsibus0: drive empty

>> even if drive cd0 is not empty. Is this a SCSI driver bug or does my
>> CD-ROM lie? 
>Yup, I get this as well:
>aha0 targ 0 lun 0: <TOSHIBA, CD-ROM XM-3401TA, 0283> SCSI2 5/cdrom removable
>cd0 at scsibus0: drive empty
>Perhaps the Toshiba drives as a whole are lying here..

No, I have a Toshiba XM-3601TA and it works fine.  My adapter is a
BT445C; maybe something is broken in the Adaptec drivers?
Mike Long <> 
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