Subject: Re: Adaptec ASC 29160/39160 LVD
To: Aaron J. Grier <>
From: Patrick Welche <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 10/27/2005 18:21:08
On Wed, Oct 26, 2005 at 07:37:03AM -0700, Aaron J. Grier wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 26, 2005 at 01:41:01PM +0200, Robert Vargason wrote:
> > I need to connect a SCSI tape drive with a 68pin (?LVD ULTRA, 160
> > SCSI?) connector to one of our NetBSD servers. therefore I will have
> > to replace the old Symbios Logic 53c810a with a newer and more capable
> > controller card. but I cannot find any controllers in the shops which
> > are on the 'PCI Hardware Supported by NetBSD' webpage under SCSI host
> > adapters with a 68pin external connector. all I can find are Adaptec
> > ASC-29160 and ASC-29160N or ASC-39160. will any of these work under
> > NetBSD? even NetBSD2.0? has somebody on this list experience with one
> > of the Adaptec ASC controllers he is willing to share?
> why not go with a LSI 53c1010 controller?

I didn't have much fun with LSI 53c1030... cf kern/30531