Subject: Re: firewire fw* and SCSI devices in current HOWTO?
To: None <>
From: Michael van Elst <>
List: current-users
Date: 07/20/2004 20:03:56 (George Michaelson) writes:

>$ dmesg | grep fw
>fwohci0 at pci2 dev 0 function 2: Ricoh 5C552 PCI-CardBus bridge/Firewire (rev. 0x02)
>fwohci0: interrupting at irq 11
>fwohci0: OHCI 1.0, 00:06:1b:03:10:03:af:90, 400Mb/s, 2048 max_rec, 4 ir_ctx, 4 it_ctx
>fw0 at fwohci0: 00:06:1b:03:10:03:af:90:0a:02:ff:ff:f0:01:00:00
>fwnode0 at fwohci0 Node 1: UID 08:00:46:09:00:05:a2:17
>fwnode0: Link Speed: 400Mb/s, max_rec: 2048 bytes
>sbpscsi0 at fwnode0

The current Firewire code deadlocks when attaching the SCSI layer.

I have added an attach thread similar to the USB code, but I haven't
tested it for a while.

                                Michael van Elst
                                "A potential Snark may lurk in every tree."