Subject: Re: Can't rebuild RAID
To: Simon Burge <>
From: David Brownlee <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 02/28/2007 15:57:48
On Wed, 28 Feb 2007, Simon Burge wrote:

> Some Seagate drives seem to have an issue on the 128GB boundary - look
> around line 230ish of your sys/dev/ata/wd.c.  NetBSD 3.0.2 should have
> an extry for ST3160812A* though which should catch your drive...

 	This comes round every so often... It appears that most
 	Seagate drives over 128GB need the extended ATA addressing
 	to access sector ffffff (just before 128GB). We should
 	default to using it for that sector and have a quirk to
 	turn that behaviour _off_.

 		David/absolute       -- No hype required --