[freebsd-amd64] RE: [freebsd-amd64] Re: [freebsd-amd64]Possible 3ware 8506-12SATA Controller issues...

Vinod Kashyap vkashyap at amcc.com
Wed Jun 23 02:57:30 GMT 2004

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Peter Losher [mailto:Peter_Losher at isc.org]
> Sent: Tuesday, June 22, 2004 7:46 PM
> To: Vinod Kashyap
> Cc: mike; freebsd-amd64 at freebsd.org; freebsd-hardware at freebsd.org
> Subject: Re: [freebsd-amd64] RE: [freebsd-amd64] Re: [freebsd-amd64]
> Possible 3ware 8506-12SATA Controller issues...
> On Tuesday 22 June 2004 07:19 pm, Vinod Kashyap wrote:
> > > Are you telling me that the GENERIC twa should work fine 
> for the 9500
> > > series of 3ware controllers? Careful, apparently this
> > > controller is only a
> > > month old.
> >
> > I am telling you it should "build" fine since I haven't 
> heard of build
> > problems during the nightly builds of the FreeBSD cvs repository.
> To clear up some (percieved) confusion here:
> What I am trying to do is take the twe driver that is in 
> -CURRENT and compile 
> it inside of a 5.2.1 kernel.  The twe driver as it stands now 
> in -CURRENT may 
> require other bits that are -CURRENT specific and may not be easily 
> back-portable to 5.2.1-RELEASE (which is what this amd64 
> system runs), which 
> is what I was asking when I posted my errors to the list.

I'm sorry I forgot to answer that.  There are some recent changes
in -CURRENT's twe, which I wanted you to try.  To get over the build
problems, on those lines that the compiler reports errors, you will have
to revert to twe of 5.2.1.  You should be able to see twe change history

> Best Wishes - Peter
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