Subject: Re: vs3100/3x SCSI broken in 2.0_BETA?
To: Havard Eidnes <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Thor Lancelot Simon <email@example.com>
Date: 04/26/2004 11:46:55
On Sun, Apr 25, 2004 at 11:57:10PM +0200, Havard Eidnes wrote:
> > > Also sometimes the kernel marks the disks as offline during
> > > probing and the installer then can't find any disks.
> > Mine are marked as offline, but they seem to work anyway, for normal
> > use, I have not tried sysinst.
> > sd0 at scsibus0 target 0 lun 0: <DEC, RZ24 (C) DEC, 211B> disk fixed
> > sd0: drive offline
> > sd0: async, 8-bit transfers
> > sd1 at scsibus0 target 2 lun 0: <DEC, RZ24 (C) DEC, 211B> disk fixed
> > sd1: drive offline
> > sd1: async, 8-bit transfers
AFAIK all RZ-series drives require a start unit command from the host
to spin up. Didn't we used to send the command, then re-inquire for the