Subject: Re: More on SCSI timeouts during installation
To: Justin T. Gibbs <>
From: Amir Rosenblatt <>
List: port-i386
Date: 04/04/1996 14:00:47
On Thu, 4 Apr 1996, Justin T. Gibbs wrote:

> >I removed the drive at SCSI ID 1 and double-checked the termination on 
> >the other drive.  Got the same results.  At no time when it triedmto 
> >label the disk did the disk activity light even blip.  Here's the output 
> >from my attempt this morning.
> Can you try a FreeBSD install disk?  I want to ensure that I've already
> fixed your problem in the FreeBSD driver.  The latest snapshot can
> be found in

I did and it actually hung earlier on in the boot process with a message 
along the lines of "HFS (or something similar) filesystem (or file) size 
1000" and then just sat there.  I'm making fresh install disks now and 
will try again tonight.  I'll report back regardless of how it goes.