Subject: Re: VS3100/M76 dead scsi-B port?
To: NetBSD Bob <>
From: ville hautakangas <vhautaka@cs.Helsinki.FI>
List: port-vax
Date: 09/25/2000 23:08:31
NetBSD Bob wrote:
> I was working on a VS3100/M76 SPX that a friend threw my way.
> The internal scsi-A bus works fine, and I have 3 drives set up
> there.  But, I can't get anything to come out the scsi-B external
> port.  Show dev read the devices on the port, but nothing I can
> do talks to them, yet.  Test 75 does nothing, trying to boot a CD
> does nothing, changing cables does nothing, changing external drive
> boxes does nothing, changing external drives does nothing..... etc.

You have the DEC proprietary external scsi cable that the
VS3100's require? Normal scsi cable won't work.

- hautis