Subject: Re: hard drive screwing up (was re: motherboard)
To: None <emre@visual-cortex.VSRC.UAB.EDU>
From: Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 03/23/2001 21:59:53
On Thu, Mar 22, 2001 at 09:43:59PM -0600, emre@visual-cortex.VSRC.UAB.EDU wrote:
> Thanks to everyone who shared their advice on which motherboard
> I should get. I got the KT7-RAID and it works very well.
What does KT7-RAID mean ? Does it have a promise or HPT controller
in addition to the VIA one ?
> /netbsd: pciide0:0:0: lost interrupt
> /netbsd: type: ata tc_bcount: 2048 tc_skip: 0
> /netbsd: pciide0:0:0: bus-master DMA error: missing interrupt, status=0x20
> /netbsd: wd0: transfer error, downgrading to Ultra-DMA mode 1 (using DMA data transfers)
> /netbsd: wd0(pciide0:0:0): using PIO mode 4, Ultra-DMA mode 1 (using DMA data transfers)
> /netbsd: wd0a: DMA error writing fsbn 16 of 16-19 (wd0 bn 79; cn 0 tn 1 sn 16), retrying
> /netbsd: wd0: soft error (corrected)
First make sure your cables are OK (controller at one end, drive at the
other. 18 inch long, not 24).
Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>