Subject: Re: Adaptec 39160: stable?
To: Dave Huang <>
From: Thor Lancelot Simon <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/19/2002 14:31:50
On Fri, Apr 19, 2002 at 12:18:51AM -0501, Dave Huang wrote:
> Just wondering how well NetBSD-current supports the Adaptec 39160... is
> the driver stable? Does it support Ultra160 yet? (Last I heard, it only
> did 80MBps... I took a quick look at the source, and it doesn't look
> like that's changed).
> Any recommendations for Ultra160 cards, preferably dual channel?

I can recommend cards using the Qlogic chipset; some are quite
reasonably priced and the driver is actively maintained.  For example,
the iWill SIDE-DU3160, which is about $200 at a number of online
vendors (I checked the price at

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