Subject: Re: would my Quad card be broken ?
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Michael <email@example.com>
Date: 06/19/2005 12:43:24
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> > I meant in something that's not a Sun - if there's a generic problem
> > with the Simba PCI bridge and more bridges behind it then other U5
> > or U10 boxes will most likely have it too.
> well, I have a (bad) clue for this ;(
> this card was previsously pluggued into a pentium/celeron box (see a
> previous thread I wrote on how to have this card working on i386).
Ah, I remember - didn't really read it though ( I don't have an x86 box
anymore ) and I wasn't aware that it's the same card.=20
> to summarize :
> 1. it works on i386 when all the drivers are enabled.
> 2. it has the 200K/s issue (but I thought it might be a i386 issue so
> didn't investigate more).
> 3. looks like it "works/bugs" the same way on 3.0_BETA/sparc64 and
So it's either the driver or the card itself. Any chance to test it with
Solaris? ( booting the CD and dropping into a shell should be enough I
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