Subject: RE: Multia (semi off-topic)
To: Nathan Straz <>
From: Tim Rightnour <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 10/17/1998 08:49:01
On 17-Oct-98 Nathan Straz spoke unto us all:
# > Flee, run, escape!  Multias like to burn out and die, at which point you
# > have to replace a few chips.. After that they are solid as a rock though.
#  When the chips start going bad, which messages 
#  should we be looking for?  Where can we get the 
#  chips from?  I've started seeing some complaints 
#  about the SCSI controler sending the system into 
#  oblivion.

When the chips go bad.. the machine will boot, (if you are lucky) and just
wedge solid after maybe 30sec up to five minutes.  Ie: It becomes a big

Not sure what the scsi errors could be....

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