Subject: Re: Seagate ATAPI on Promise PCI card
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Lloyd Parkes <email@example.com>
Date: 02/17/2002 12:18:43
> This is what I noticed too, and never found a way to get interrupts
My problem is that the tape drive isn't probed successfully. Unless I'm
mistken, this is done using polling, so the interrupt problem is a red
herring (as far as I'm concerned right now).
> I suspect for this it has to snoop the command register,
> and it doesn't know about the ATAPI protocol.
Stop it. You're scaring me.
Now I have to go and find my Promise card's manual.