Subject: Re: Presence of one disk trashes another
To: NetBSD Kernel Technical Discussion List <tech-kern@NetBSD.ORG>
From: D'Arcy J.M. Cain <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 11/06/2003 06:45:28
On November 1, 2003 11:44 pm, Greg A. Woods wrote:
> [ On Saturday, November 1, 2003 at 05:14:24 (-0500), D'Arcy J.M. Cain
> wrote: ]
> > When we add a second drive the system halts with disk errors showing on
> > the screen.
> You need the "new" AHC driver (or FreeBSD :-).

Will that also allow the aic7902 to work?

> Using suggestions from Lucio De Re and Pascal Renauld I've back-ported
> the new AHC driver from -current to the netbsd-1-6 branch.  The porting
> effort was "extremely painless".  :-)

Does anyone know if these changes are going into 1.6.2 or do I need to do a 
pullup request?

> Here are the notes I took while doing the back-port.  I think they are
> complete (I can build a release (on i386 -- my alpha is still crawling
> along on just one CPU through the build I started on it this afternoon).

Thanks.  That would be great.  Any chance you can send me an ISO image?

D'Arcy J.M. Cain <>