Subject: Re: One more Symbios question...
To: Christian Weisgerber <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Peter Seebach <email@example.com>
Date: 12/12/2000 11:33:46
In message <firstname.lastname@example.org>, Christian Weisgerber writes:
>Mine says: BOARD REV 2.2 (on the PCB)
> Rev. 3.03 FLASH (sticker on the ROM)
Interesting! That is, indeed, older than mine - mine is BOARD REV 3.0,
and Rev 3.20 FLASH.
>Of course the firmware itself isn't used on the alpha.
I wonder; is it not used *at all*, or is it only not used *much*? I wonder
if someone is checking for supported revs or something.
>I also have a noname 53C810AE (!) card in that box. SRM recognizes
>this card as a NCR 53C810 SCSI adapter. It doesn't show any devices,
>but there's only a tape drive connected so I assume this is okay.
I believe it's supposed to still show a pka device.
>A Tekram DC-390U2W (53C895) doesn't appear at all in "show conf"
>output, which is strange, since my graphics card does show up with
>Vendor=... Card=... .