Subject: Re: ncr53c810 driver
To: Hal Murray <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 06/09/2000 17:21:00
On Fri, Jun 09, 2000 at 04:41:07PM -0700, Hal Murray wrote:

 > How well does the driver work with the 53c895?  (Like the one that's 
 > on the XP1000 I just put 1.4Z on.)  I haven't noticed any troubles 
 > yet, but I haven't done much more than install the system and build 
 > a kernel. 

Works on '895 and '896.

 > This discussion is on the port-alpha.  Are the driver problems platform 
 > related?  Does it have the same problems on i386? 

The driver is buggy on every platform it runs on (and there are
several, specifically ones with non-DMA-coherent caches, that it
doesn't run on, but which siop does).

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>