Re: IBM RISC600-7248: Boot failure on SCSI: Timeout / Resetting
On Fri, Mar 19, 2004 at 11:28:05PM +0100, Harald Arnold wrote:
> Am Don, 2004-03-18 um 03.09 schrieb Johannes Wischert:
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Harald Arnold" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > > When I start on installation process with CD 1 my IBM 7248
> > > RISC 6000 with debian V 3.0r2 I always get the same error
> > > message repeating till power off:
> > >
> > > SCSI host 0 abort (pid 4) timeout-resetting
> > > SCSI bus is being reset for host 0 channel
> > > mcr53c8xx_reset: pid 4
> > > reset_flags=2 serial_number=XXX serial_number of timeout=XXX
> > >
> > This problem also exists with my motorola powerstack try to use the
> > sym53c8xx driver instead this one works...
> OK thanks, but how can I tell debian to use this driver at boot time
> of installation process. When starting with CD1 I can't do anything
> (I think so) to set an other driver.
BTW, maybe you could try out the debian-installer beta3, and see if it
works well for you ?