Subject: Re: Support for Adaptec 7890?
To: Jamie Gritton <>
From: Frank van der Linden <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 07/02/1998 13:34:51
On Tue, Jun 30, 1998 at 10:23:46AM -0600, Jamie Gritton wrote:
>    We're evaulating some new motherboards with an on-board Adaptec 7890
> chip.  In /sys/dev/pci/ahc_pci.c is support for many models up to 7880.  How
> similar is the 7890 to any of those supported?  Are there any plans to
> incorporate the 7890?

The 789x are currently not supported. FreeBSD has a driver for the 7895,
but their SCSI framework is now different from NetBSD, so porting it isn't
trivial. I'm not sure if anyone is working on this at the moment..

- Frank