Subject: Re: Where does the kernel pull SCSI info from?
To: None <email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: R.o.s.s H.a.r.v.e.y <email@example.com>
Date: 02/05/2002 10:59:45
> From: David Hopper <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> I get a message on bootup that is driving me nuts (and may be related to
> stability problems on this alphaserver):
> 'WARNING: can't figure what device matches "SCSI 0 3 0 0 0 6000 10201077"'
> Where does the kernel pull this from? The SRM? It's not clear from the
> SRM enumeration what this is. All physical devices as reported by the SRM
> are listed in the kernel probe.
Yes, from SRM, however the kernel then failed to correctly traverse
the configured device tree. I can fix that easily but you will need
to send me all of the boot messages.
> Second question: what exactly is occurring when the kernel reports a stray
> IRQ on a configured and functional ISP controller? Is this an error
> condition? pci_kn300.c suggests that stray IRQs are due to unconfigured
Either it's a device we didn't configure or an interrupt we didn't