Subject: kern/56: EXABYTE & 1742 don't mix
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List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 12/31/1993 11:20:13
>Number:         56
>Category:       kern
>Synopsis:       A problem with EXABYTE drivea and 1742 is reproducable
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    gnats-admin (Kernel Bug People)
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Fri Dec 31 11:20:09 1993
>Originator:     Peter Galbavy
>Release:        NetBSD-current of < 17th Dec 1993
486, 1742, EXA-8500
System: NetBSD 0.9a GENERICAHBBT#9 i386
Dan Muntz mailed current-users with a problem with EXA-8200 and 1742 in
enhanced mode. Dan tells me he has got no further. I now have added a
Sun originated EXA-8500 drive to my system with 1742 and writing hangs
the SCSI bus. Dan suggested that it may be OK in standard mode, but I
have not had time to verify this, since this machine is the only one
I know works, and I don't muck around with it hardware wise too much...
Try to write to an Exabyte drive with a 1742
No iea. Sorry. I intend to run the system with scsi_debug on soon, but
not until at least next weked (1/9/94 etc).