Subject: Re: kern/25659
To: Steven M. Bellovin <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>
Date: 06/11/2005 15:57:35
On Sat, Jun 11, 2005 at 09:36:23AM -0400, Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
> In message <20050611100243.GA2301@antioche.eu.org>, Manuel Bouyer writes:
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> >On Fri, Jun 10, 2005 at 08:12:02AM +0000, John Refling wrote:
> >> I have a pcmcia ide controller and drive
> >> package called "Data Disaster Recovery System
> >> for Notebooks" by ei, an Agate' company. This
> >> had the same symptom of never seeing the disk,
> >> until I applied the first patch above, and all
> >> worked well!
> >> This is in NetBSD/i386 ver 2.02.
> >can you try the attached patches instead (one for 2.0, one for 3.0/current) ?
> >This should do the same thing as the patch in the PR, without busy-waiting.
> I no longer have access to the equipment where I first encountered the
> bug. I do have an old pcmcia hard drive that I can use to verify that
> the patch doesn't break things that used to work.
If that's easy for you please do. I don't have any IDE PCMCIA stuff.
Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference