Subject: Re: Two IDE disks?
To: None <port-shark@NetBSD.org>
From: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
Date: 12/21/2007 10:22:39
>> root on wd0a dumps on wd0b
>> but it hangs there.
> Have you tested the external disk alone? I've seen drives lock up
> hard on shark's and it seemed to only be related to the drive (might
> be firmware bugs, pio mode apparently is not used a lot these days)
This seems to have been it. I tried the other disk alone, booting from
the net, and it came up but then wedged as soon as I tried to do
anything with the disk. Another disk worked fine when netbooting, so I
tried it as slave with the old laptop drive as master, and it all Just
Thank you very much! I might not have thought of that at all, and
certainly not anytime soon.
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