Subject: kern/16159: kernel & ide problems
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List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 04/01/2002 22:03:51
>Number:         16159
>Category:       kern
>Synopsis:       kernel won't boot if an IDE channel has no devices attached
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       critical
>Priority:       high
>Responsible:    kern-bug-people
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Mon Apr 01 11:09:00 PST 2002
>Originator:     Mihai Chelaru
>Release:        NetBSD 1.5ZB
System: NetBSD JackDaniels 1.5ZB NetBSD 1.5ZB (Kefren) #0: Sun Mar 17 22:45:38 EET 2002 root@JackDaniels:/data/usr/src/sys/arch/i386/compile/Kefren i386
Architecture: i386
Machine: i386
	Kernel will hang up at boot time in a lost interrupt/waiting loop if an IDE channel has no devices attached. 
	Enable from BIOS the secondary IDE interface and attach no devices to that one.