Subject: Re: Problems with Promise IDE controllers on NetBSD/alpha
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Peter Seebach <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/11/2000 10:09:24
In message <200010110713.SAA00090@wombat.cs.rmit.edu.au>, Luke Mewburn writes:
>And to think I was going to make the Alpha into my server, because my
>x86 box has started going flaky ...
It's not flaky, it just doesn't work. There's an ugly patch that forces the
DMA addresses to a usable range, and then it works reliably.