aic7xxx-5.0.9 second test patch
stevebr at primenet.com
Sat Mar 28 15:28:50 PST 1998
Boots/Runs OK if I disable WIDE negotiation in the Adaptec BIOS settings.
Boots/Runs OK with or without Sync Negotiation enabled in Adaptec BIOS settings.
>Do an experiment for me. Before changing anything around, try disabling all
>synchronous and wide negotiation to the tape drive and see if it works. If
>it does, then let me know what your CPU at home and at the office are as
>there may be some kind of CPU speed related timing bug lurking in here.
>There may also be a generic issue where certain cards simply are broken in
>regard to REQINIT handling (kind of a partial latent defect type thing, like
>the CPU I once had that would run linux 24 hours a day 7 days a week without
>a problem, but the first time I tried to run 16 bit apps on it, it would
>crash presumeably because some of the 16 bit microcode had gotten fried when
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