Subject: Re: Re: NetBSD INSTALL kernel and Multia IDE controller [wdc0]
To: Dave McGuire <>
From: None <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 04/11/2007 16:49:44
>From: Dave McGuire <>
>Date: 2007/04/11 Wed PM 02:27:27 CDT
>Subject: Re: NetBSD INSTALL kernel and Multia IDE controller [wdc0]

>On Apr 11, 2007, at 3:25 PM, Professor Moriarty wrote:
>> I KNOW. God, these mailing lists can be so unhelpful. I KNOW it's a
>> laptop-style controller, I KNOW it is not recognised by SRM.
>> I have been trying to tell you that the controller is not recognised
>> by the install kernel at all. Is wdc0 in the kernel config? It seems
>> to be. So is there anything I should do [jumpers? driver rewrite?] or
>> is my controller a dud? That is what I need to know.
>   Wow, what a great attitude, and what a convincing name to boot.  I  
>predict a great deluge of assistance in your direction.
>   Not.
>           -Dave
>Dave McGuire
>Port Charlotte, FL
Where is Carl Lydik from the Dec and VMS list when we need him?  I had the same thought, why would we help the evil moriarty?  Good note!