Subject: Re: Another changer, another changer problem
To: Jason Thorpe <>
From: Matt Thomas <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/03/1998 09:26:22
At 09:06 AM 10/3/98 , Jason Thorpe wrote:
>On Sat, 3 Oct 1998 00:55:58 -0400 (EDT) 
> (Greg A. Woods) wrote:
> > Even on the machines where there are turbo-channels with EISA or PCI
> > busses sub-attached?
>There are no systems where EISA or PCI is attached behind a TURBOchannel :-)
>Anyhow, yes, Digital UNIX (formerly DEC OSF/1) names/numbers its devices
>like NetBSD does.

No it doesn't.  Well, not until 5.0.  Currently a disk is rzN where 
N = (bus * 8 + unit).  This is why you can't use device numbers
about 7 with Digital UNIX.
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