Subject: Re: netbsd-1-6 branch vs. recent esp(4) fixes....
To: NetBSD/sparc Discussion List <>
From: Rick Kelly <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/24/2002 11:26:10
Greg A. Woods said:

>(I'm also hoping the bus reset fixes will allow me to hot-swap an SCA
>drive in an SS5/SS10/SS20 so that I can build a more reliable server
>using RAIDframe on the root drives.  Currently doing that has dire
>consequences for the driver just like having a drive go offline.)

Inserting or removing an internal drive from a Sun4m while it is running
is great way to fry the system. I don't even remove or attach external
drives to Sun systems that are powered up. I've seen too many admins in a
hurry who killed systems that way.

Rick Kelly