Subject: Re: SCSI & SRM
To: None <>
From: Graham Allan <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 07/28/2003 10:26:02
The card which Compaq, er, HP, sells as the "KZPCA-BA" (I think) is a
Symbios SYM8952U (Ultra2), if that helps.


On Sun, Jul 27, 2003 at 01:04:55PM -0500, Jeffrey Bridge wrote:
> In general, the alpha SRMs have had good support for LSI chips and bad
> support for adaptec ones. Any reasonably standard LSI-based card should
> do just fine. I got a 64bit 33MHz Ultra160 single-channel one, 58C1010
> chip or something like that, for my 164LX board.
> >From a practical standpoint, I like the way SRM has not supported
> adaptec cards as much, because they almost as a rule cost significantly
> more than quite equivalent cards of the same spec from other
> manufacturers.

Graham Allan
School of Physics and Astronomy - University of Minnesota