Subject: Re: siop driver running out of resources?
To: Curt Sampson <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 02/26/2002 19:38:03
On Tue, Feb 26, 2002 at 08:26:34PM +0900, Curt Sampson wrote:
> I've just brought up the recent NetBSD snapshot on an AlphaStation
> DS-20, and it seems as if it may have some dislike for the siop
> (Symbios 53c875) controller. While unpacking a large tar archive
> and simultaneously making a package in pkgsrc, the controller
> wedged. The kernel was continuously printing a message indicating
> a resource shortage, and that was basically it for the machine.
> (The disk was the root disk.)
> Has anyone else seen this? Any thoughts on what the problem might be?
> dmesg appended.

Can you also post an example of the out of resources messages ?

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.