Subject: Re: Escalade 9000 series raid controllers
To: Mark Randelhoff <email@example.com>
From: Christos Zoulas <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 06/29/2004 10:45:37
On Jun 29, 3:42pm, email@example.com (Mark Randelhoff) wrote:
-- Subject: Re: Escalade 9000 series raid controllers
| > >Has anyone experience with these controllers? How easy would it be to
| > >include support for the 9000 series controllers. My understanding is that
| > >thse are simply a performance upgrade of the 8000 series cards....
| >Add the pci ids and try to boot :-)
| Tried this... I tried both the ids 1000 (ESCALADE) & 1001 (ESCALADE_ASIC).
| On boot the driver reported:
| Jun 29 15:28:47 net20 /netbsd: twe0 at pci2 dev 10 function 0: 3ware Escalade
| Jun 29 15:28:47 net20 /netbsd: twe0: interrupting at irq 11
| Jun 29 15:28:47 net20 /netbsd: twe0: reset not reported
| Jun 29 15:28:47 net20 /netbsd: twe0: reset failed
| Does this imply that there is no simple kernel modification to support the
| escalade 9000 series ?
| If so, are there any immediate plans to include the 9000 series ?
It means that the hardware is different and someone will need to modify
the driver or write a new driver depending on how different they are.
I don't know how different they are.