Subject: Re: scsi-disks hardsectored to 1024 byte/sec
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Guenther Grau <>
List: current-users
Date: 07/14/1998 16:00:18

Leo Weppelman wrote:
> On Wed 08 Jul 1998, Kurt Schreiner wrote:
> > is there some way to make this disks really usable for netbsd? I'm
> > willing to do some kernel-hacking, if someone would tell me where to
> > begin.
> On Wed 08 Jul 1998, Manuel Bouyer added:
> >
> > See PR kern/3790, kern/3791 and kern/3792.
> I just send my patches to apply kern/3792 on -current to gnats in an effort
> to get them appended to the pr. These patches are not complete, I omitted
> the MD-parts and the vnd patches. The MD part should not be to difficult,
> it is only disksubr.c - with luck the the original diff 'just works'. The
> last time I really tried using non 512-byte sectored disks was 2 or 3 months
> ago.

anybody knows why these patches haven't been commited? Lack of time?
Or are there any `structural` problems with it?