Subject: port-alpha/26273: mlx driver does not work on alpha
To: None <>
From: Tim Rightnour <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 07/13/2004 13:51:48
>Number:         26273
>Category:       port-alpha
>Synopsis:       mlx driver does not work on alpha
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       critical
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    port-alpha-maintainer
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Tue Jul 13 20:52:00 UTC 2004
>Originator:     Tim Rightnour
>Release:        NetBSD 2.0_BETA
NetBSD 2.0_BETA NetBSD 2.0_BETA (GIAUZAR) #1: Tue Jul 13 13:17:15 MST 2004 alpha

Architecture: alpha
Machine: alpha
When attempting to boot an alpha containing a mylex DAC960PL-2, I get the

mlx0 at pci0 dev 5 function 0: Mylex RAID (v2 interface)
mlx0: interrupting at eb164 irq 2
mlx0: DAC960PL, 190 channels, firmware 0.00-0-00, 3562MB RAM
mlx0: WARNING: few CCBs available
mlx0: oops, not enough S/G segments

There is only 8MB of cache in the card.  Firmware is 2.42.  Card is known
to work in a PC.
boot alpha with a 960PL-2 card.