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Re: Adaptec 2940UW problem



On Mon, Oct 30, 2000 at 02:01:28PM +0100, Marcus Brinkmann wrote:
> Am Mon, 30 Okt 2000 13:09:08 schrieb Martin Maciaszek:
> > I tried to install GNU/Hurd on my computer. AFAIR Hurd supports
> > the Adaptec AHA-2940UW. So I unpacked the tarball. Unfortunately
> > the kernel doesn't boot very far. It detects the Adaptec but
> > hangs there. From Linux I know that the next step would be to
> > detect the devices attached to the Adaptec. But nothing happens.
> 
> The version of the linux driver we use is quite old and broken.
> You experience the same problem here as with linux two years ago.
> You can try to update the 2940 driver in gnumach and cross compile
> your own. Try the latest driver of the 2.0.x series, and let us know if
> you have success.
> 
Oh, that's too much work for now. I don't have enough place to
compile a cross-compiler. I guess I'll have to wait until the
driver is officially updated.

Cheers
Martin
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