Subject: Re: Two SCSI buses on DEC 3000/400
To: Ray Phillips <>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 09/20/1999 10:33:47
On Mon, 20 Sep 1999 11:19:05 +1000 
 Ray Phillips <> wrote:

 > I've seen a note on the NetBSD Web site saying that problems will arise if
 > both SCSI buses are used on a turbochannel machine.  That's a nuisance for
 > me because I have a 3000/400 with a BA-350 storage shelf attached to it,
 > and I believe that would be connected to the second SCSI bus.
 > Could you tell me what kind of problems might occur if I ignore the warning?

None, as far as I can tell.... the warning should probably be removed.  I've
hooked up a DAT drive to the external SCSI bus and tar'd stuff off it onto
a disk hooked up to the internal SCSI bus with no problems.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>