Re: AIC7xxx driver in kernel-image-2.0.36 (slink, i386)?
In reference to a message from Steve Hsieh, dated Feb 20:
> Are you sure this isn't just a case of Ultra-scsi being disabled in
> the adaptec bios? The older aic7xxx drivers always enabled this even
> if the bios had it disabled it, resulting in the kinds of errors you
> describe below.
FWIW, i tried installing debian at school the other day on a machine with an
Adaptec 2940UW SCSI adaptor (which uses the aic7xxx driver AFAIK). It didn't
work at all (hangs on startup) but i haven't been able to track it down more
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