Re: smp problems on AlphaServer 4100
On Fri, 24 Feb 2006 22:55:16 -0800
Bill MacAllister <email@example.com> wrote:
> Yes. I have pretty much decided to purge the qLogic controllers
> my Alpha/Linux systems. I will use old NCR based cards, like an
> Intraserver 4280, to boot from and Adaptec controllers for the bulk
> of the disks.
Just wondering: What kind of Adaptec are you planning to put into
your box? IIRC, the ITI-4280 is a Dual-Channel UW-card, so using
anything short of an Adaptec 29160 wouldn't make much sense IMHO.
At least the 4280 is a rather behaving child, SRM- as well as linux-