Subject: Re: Jensen DEC2000 Bug
To: None <,>
From: Frederik Meerwaldt <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 10/10/2000 15:03:50

> > 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? 

A Jensen. And if you have an Adaptec AHA1742A have revision G.2 or higher.

> > 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. 

I have some offers now, too. First of all, I'll try the other offers, and
if everything fails (I don't hope so) I'll get back to you.

> > 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. 

Which firmware is it? You can download the newest firmware from

Best Regards,

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