Subject: Re: 1.6.1 Bug
To: None <>
From: Richard Ibbotson <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 10/20/2003 22:58:45

> Did you try to not hit ^C at this point ? My guess is that the
> ATA command would timeout the same way, and then the tar would continue
> to go on.

Yes :)
> About this problem, the first thing to check is the IDE cable.

Yes.  I used to work on the IBM workstation production line at St 
Albans in England :)  200 to 500 machines per night on the late shift 
all of them built by hand.  Mostly mine :)