Subject: Re: SCSI automagic detection...
To: Gandhi woulda smacked you <>
From: Ignatios Souvatzis <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/12/1999 22:15:50
On Sun, Sep 12, 1999 at 12:25:59PM -0700, Gandhi woulda smacked you wrote:
> Actually, all things considered, I'm quite amazed that my sun is
> running something *besides* SunOS.  Kudos to *everyone* that has helped
> NetBSD get where it is now.

Uh, I've done sort of this (with tapes instead of disks) with SunOS, and you
had to have it powered on at boot time, and could switch it off afterwards,
to only switch it on before you really needed it.

In NetBSD; we have "scsictl reprobe" to detect newly-appearing devices.