Re: no disks are detected on a 735/99
I had that same kind of thing with my 715/50 except that the scsi.6 disk
(with HP-UX installed on it) was read-only and therefore I couldn't
partition it with cfdisk. I could re-install HP-UX any time on it, though.
I think I remember that I once had a tape somewhere with diagnostic software
that allowed you to boot (the tape) and could then turn off read-only on the
disk devices, but it's long gone. If that's not it, I don't have a clue.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Philipp Schulte" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Saturday, January 19, 2002 6:56 PM
Subject: no disks are detected on a 735/99
> I am trying to install parisc-linux 0.9.3 on a HP 735/99. I booted
> from CD and the installer told me that now disks were detected.
> In the boot console I see the CD-ROM mentioned as something like "P0
> scsi" and the disk as "P1 fwscsi". The disks works fine, HP-UX is
> installed and boots.
> It looks like Linux doesn't support the fwscsi-controller even though
> it should.
> Does anyone know this problem and how to solve it?
> Thanks a lot,
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