Subject: Re: problem with NetBSD system
To: Dale Khehra <email@example.com>
From: Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/25/2000 12:01:19
On Thu, Sep 21, 2000 at 02:39:34PM -0700, Dale Khehra wrote:
> Hello There
> I am installing NETBSD on one system. I am using following hardware.
> MB -Tyan 1832DL
> CPU -Intel P3 850MHz
> MEM -128MB ECC SDRAM PC100
> HD -Seagate 18GB(ST318436LW)
> ADVANSYS ASB3940U2W ULTRA2 SCSI LVD Card
> INTEL PCI PRO 100+ (PILA82559) ethernet card
> As you see in the hardware list, I am trying to use ADVANSYS ASB3940U2W-00 ULTRA2 SCSI card. I am installing 1.5_ALPHA2. During installation I am getting "dw0: DMA Error! Scsi bus reset" error message and system hangs over there.The only option I have is to reset the system. I tried Adaptec 2940U2W card with same setup and everything is working fine.
Did you check terminators ?
On some boards you can enable/disable terminators from the BIOS.
Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI. Manuel.Bouyer@lip6.fr