Subject: Re: iop0: unable to retrieve HRT
To: Kosaki Kotaro <email@example.com>
From: Patrick Welche <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/24/2006 18:39:19
On Thu, Feb 02, 2006 at 04:43:51PM +0900, Kosaki Kotaro wrote:
> From: Thor Lancelot Simon <email@example.com>
> Subject: Re: iop0: unable to retrieve HRT
> Date: Wed, 1 Feb 2006 13:08:24 -0500
> Message-ID: <20060201180824.GA15739@panix.com>
> tls> On Wed, Feb 01, 2006 at 05:01:36PM +0900, Kosaki Kotaro wrote:
> tls> >
> tls> > I also have a a Dell Poweredge 1400 with Dell PERC 2/DC
> tls> > It is a Linux box.
> tls> > I have tried to install NetBSD-current on it whithout success.
> tls> >
> tls> > So tested a strange trick . ( whith success? )
> tls> Your attached patch is wrong.
> Yes I agree .
> tls>Instead of breaking the I2O code, why
> tls> don't you just switch the AMI RAID controller out of I2O mode? On
> tls> every one I have seen, it is a simple BIOS setting.
> I don't know who to do this.
Finally found it:
look under "emulation"
Now on a Dell Poweredge 1400 with Dell PERC 2/DC I get
amr0 at pci1 dev 10 function 1: AMI RAID <Series 467>
amr0: interrupting at irq 5
amr0: firmware <1.06>, BIOS <1p00>, 64MB RAM
ld0 at amr0 unit 0: RAID 5, optimal
ld0: 17136 MB, 8704 cyl, 64 head, 63 sec, 512 bytes/sect x 35094528 sectors