Subject: Re: Jensen DEC2000 Bug
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Christoph Franzen <email@example.com>
Date: 10/10/2000 09:57:56
sorry for the late answer, but a few difficulties have arisen
while attempting to post to this list...
> firstname.lastname@example.org (Frederik Meerwaldt) wrote in
> [Firmware for booting Jensen]
>>>> Which firmware revisions do you have?
>>>> If the problem is related to the firmware revision,
>>>> does anyone have a spare AHA-1742A?
>>> Jensen uses G2 firmware in the Adaptec IIRC.
>>And that's my problem. I just have G.
>>S***. Does anyone have a spare EPROM available?
>>Or a whole spare card?
> I'm glad that I found this newsgroup finally, after unsuccessfully
> trying to ask Jason Thorpe about the status of the "Jensen port" of
> NetBSD. So perhaps somebody here already knows what I need to
> install the OS successfully on a Jensen?
> But now for the original subject: I've got two different revisions
> of the controller (none spare), one of it being something with "G"
> and one with another letter, I'll have a look at home; I'm not able
> to burn EPROMS on my own, but it's surely not impossible to make a
> copy. Before doing this, I'd prefer to be sure that the effort
> won't be useless, however.
> Will NetBSD work also if Linux/Alpha and/or NT work with the
> firmware? In a few days (weeks?) I'd be able to verify this.
> Regards, Christoph