Subject: Re: NCR driver
To: None <>
From: Lennart Augustsson <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/24/1996 12:09:47
> > > > What has happened to the NCR SCSI driver?  I did a sup
> > > > to get the latest "improved" version of the NCR driver,
> > > > and now the write speed has gone from 3.5MB/s to 1.4MB/s.
> > > > Reading is still at about 5.5MB/s.
> > > 
> > > Oh dear. What sort of PC are you on, and what's the rotational
> > > speed of your hard drive?
> I don't know if this will make any difference, but there have been some
> minor patches to the FreeBSD's ncr.c since I originally submitted the PR
> with the updated driver... You might try them out and see if they help
> anything: 
No, these patches did not help at all.  My disk performance is still
as bad.
Can anyone with CVS access give me the ncr driver from before the
latest patches so I can verify that there is nothing else that has
happened to the kernel?  BTW, when will the rest of us get CVS (read)
access?  Not having that is a major nuisance.

        -- Lennart