Subject: Re: generic kernel SCSI tape configuration
To: Donn Cave <>
From: Chris G Demetriou <Chris_G_Demetriou@BALVENIE.PDL.CS.CMU.EDU>
List: port-pmax
Date: 07/12/1995 01:24:09
> I assume these are SCSI tape devices, since they seem to be the answer
> to a question about an Exabyte EXB8200, but on my NetBSD system the
> SCSI tape device is "st0" etc.  Does this vary from one architecture
> to another, within NetBSD?

For the most part, no, but in a few cases, 'yes.'

There are still a couple of ports -- hp300 and pmax -- that don't use
the 'standard' machine-independent SCSI code used by the rest of the
ports of NetBSD.

Those are also the same ports that use 'config.old', btw.