Subject: Re: various scsi questions
To: Matthew Jacob <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/09/2000 19:39:23
First thanks to all who replied !

On Tue, Feb 08, 2000 at 02:25:32PM -0800, Matthew Jacob wrote:
> The Qlogic 1280 is supported and works pretty well- this is a dual LVD board. 
> It's close to impossible to buy them as an end user, thouugh. The 12160
> (Ultra3) board is just about to be supported.

That's unfortunate :(

> The ncr driver claims to support the 895/896(dual) LVD boards, but have no
> faith in this driver and have not tested it against LVD cards at all.

I tried a 895 today (with UltraWide disks, not LVD) and it seemed to work fine
(it's a linux server so I just booted a current install floppy and did a few
dd). I think I'll order a 896 and see how it goes.

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.