Subject: Re: scsi errors writing an ffs filesystem on a ZIP disk
To: Roland McGrath <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Michael Graff <email@example.com>
Date: 12/08/1995 19:40:43
My guess (and this is just a guess) is that you have bad termination,
a bad cable, or both. The DOS and Winblows drivers do plenty of
silent retries. NetBSD doesn't do this.
>I can write, but when I write sizable amounts, I get lots of message like this
>sd1(uha0:5:0): non-media hardware failure, data = 00 00 00 00 47 00 00 00 00 0
0 0b 02 01 0a 30 00 00
>What is really odd is that no matter how much I write, I cannot get
>this problem to happen with the MSDOS filesystem.
Is that still under NetBSD? If so, that's odd, since it is a
low-level sort of error...
>Can anyone perform that test case successfully on their ZIP drive?
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