Subject: Re: -current on Ultra 5+ - now it's major siop0 lossage
To: Jim Bernard <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/29/2001 12:12:26
On Sat, Jan 27, 2001 at 01:51:23PM -0700, Jim Bernard wrote:
>   I saw something similar on an i386 using siop a couple of weeks ago (this was
> the first time I had tried the siop driver).  I ran the system with it for a
> couple of days, and saw several instances of this problem in the logs.  One
> time when it happened I was working at the console, and it froze, but did
> eventually recover.  I haven't had time to investigate, so I just switched
> back to the ncr driver.

Could you try again with an up-to-date -current kernel (or with the patches
I posted) ? The table overflow I fixed could explain this.

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.